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Wetlands likely source of methane from warming event 11,600 years ago


April 24th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): A new research by an international team of scientists has determined that an expansion of wetlands and not a large-scale melting of frozen methane deposits is the likely ... Read more...

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Methane more stable in a warming world than previously thought


April 24th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): In a new research of ice cores by scientists, it has been revealed that a vast, potential source of the potent greenhouse gas, methane, is more stable in ... Read more...

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Arctic methane may trigger abrupt climate change


May 29th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 29 (IANS) An abrupt release of methane from ice sheets 635 million years ago triggered a spell of global warming, says a study that contends something similar is just waiting ... Read more...

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Methane release could replicate 635 million year old climatic catastrophe


May 29th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 29 (ANI): An ancient release of methane some 635 million years ago, which caused global warming and an ending of the last snowball ice age, might happen again in ... Read more...

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