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Methane seeps in the Canadian high Arctic

Cretaceous climate warming led to a significant methane release from the seafloor, indicating potential for similar destabilization of gas hydrates under modern global warming. A field campaign on the remote Ellef Ringnes ...

dateApr 13, 2017 in Environment
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Why do coal mines need so much water?

From accidental water spills into coastal wetlands, to proposed taxpayer-funded loans, Adani's planned Carmichael coal mine and the associated Abbot Point coal terminal can't keep out of the news at the moment.

dateApr 13, 2017 in Environment
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