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Methane 101

Methane (CH4) is one of the most powerful, abundant and surprising greenhouse gases. It is defined in chemistry as a colorless, odorless flammable gas which is the main constituent of natural gas. It is the simplest member of the alkane series of hydrocarbons and is the most commonly found gas. It is a chemical compound that shows up nearly everywhere on the planet. Why and where it shows up is often a mystery. In many ways it is an unknown. The story of methane is a complex and fascinating tale with many current controversies.

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Paleoclimatology 101

What Is Paleoclimatology? Why Should We Be Interested In It? “Paleoclimatology is the study of changes in climate taken on the scale of the entire history of Earth. It uses a variety of proxy methods

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Blue Ocean Event

References “What happens in the Arctic, does NOT stay in the Arctic.” – Paul Beckwith, Climate Systems Scientist The Arctic in Free Fall According to Jarvis Cocker, author at The Guardian who wrote The Iceman

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Methane Emergency

Methane (CH4) Methane has long been considered a harbinger of climate catastrophe. According to NASA, “what we know for sure is that a lot more methane (CH4) has made its way into the atmosphere since

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