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Mar

Why kangaroos emit less methane when they … um … you know, pass gasScientists have known this for a while now, but new research gives us more information about why kangaroos are so much more efficient than cows.

Why kangaroos emit less methane when they … um … you know, pass gas
Scientists have known this for a while now, but new research gives us more information about why kangaroos are so much more efficient than cows.

30

Jan

Methane levels rising as funding cuts threaten monitoring networkAs fracking and melting Arctic ice add more methane to the atmosphere, the NOAA will have fewer resources with which to monitor the greenhouse gas.

Methane levels rising as funding cuts threaten monitoring network
As fracking and melting Arctic ice add more methane to the atmosphere, the NOAA will have fewer resources with which to monitor the greenhouse gas.

01

Dec

U.S. methane levels higher than thoughtThe difference in emission estimates stems from the variety of ways groups collect and measure methane in the atmosphere.

U.S. methane levels higher than thought
The difference in emission estimates stems from the variety of ways groups collect and measure methane in the atmosphere.

20

Sep

How much methane leaks out during fracking?A new study claims it isn’t as bad as estimated, at least during one part of the process.

How much methane leaks out during fracking?
A new study claims it isn’t as bad as estimated, at least during one part of the process.

29

Apr

Raptors vs. landfills: Methane burners kill many birds of prey
The birds can perch on top of large smokestacks, where they can receive fatal burns.

Raptors vs. landfills: Methane burners kill many birds of prey

The birds can perch on top of large smokestacks, where they can receive fatal burns.

06

Nov

Mars methane mystery not solved yetMethane concentrations in the Martian atmosphere may vary somewhat by region and over time.

Mars methane mystery not solved yet
Methane concentrations in the Martian atmosphere may vary somewhat by region and over time.

05

Sep

N.Y. wells contain alarming amounts of methaneThe colorless and odorless greenhouse gas is sizable contributor to global warming.

N.Y. wells contain alarming amounts of methane
The colorless and odorless greenhouse gas is sizable contributor to global warming.

29

Aug

Tons of methane lurk beneath Antarctic iceStudying the methane-releasing microbes along with the continent’s geology, scientists estimated how much greenhouse gas could form under Antarctica.

Tons of methane lurk beneath Antarctic ice
Studying the methane-releasing microbes along with the continent’s geology, scientists estimated how much greenhouse gas could form under Antarctica.