The seepage of the methane was first discovered in 2011 by a team of divers but studies on the site began only in 2016.
USA increases drilling for oil and gas, contributes to most of the methane emissions globally finds two studies
In South Asia, South America and Africa, growing agricultural activities have caused methane levels to spike.
The country, on 24 September 2014, successfully placed the Mars Orbiter Mission spacecraft in orbit around the red planet, in its very first attempt.
Titan's visible exterior is 'one of the most geologically diverse' sights in the solar system.
There is hydrogen as well as Helium, Nitrogen and Methane may exist, but it can't be detected with any instrument.
This tech could supply Canada with electricity for the next 330 years, without releasing any greenhouse gases.
There are two options for the cause of the gas: Microbes or the interaction between water and rocks.
Removing methane will have an outsize and fast-acting effect in the fight against climate change.
The agricultural sector is the world’s largest source of non-carbon dioxide greenhouse gas emissions such as methane and nitrous oxide (N2O), both of which contribute significantly to climate change.
Since methane traces were reported in Mars' atmosphere, a debate has raged over the findings' accuracy.
While methane from cow farms stays roughly 12 years in the atmosphere, CO2 accumulates for millennia.
Health advocates & climate experts hailed The Lancet report's sweeping call for deep change.
Global diets are the largest driver of emissions, biodiversity loss, & deadly algae blooms.
Methane has 85 times the global warming potential carbon dioxide has over a 20-year time period.
Ill-effects of stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana not limited to Delhi or NCR; it grips entire country, impacts climate system
The practice of crop residue burning started with mechanised harvesting in 1980s, for both paddy and wheat residues as it leaves taller stubbles of 1-2 ft compared with less than 6 inch in manual harvesting.
Some studies claim we have already overshot the 1.5 degree Celsius target due to thawing permafrost.
Unlike gradual, an abrupt thaw process increases the release of stored carbon by 125 to 190 percent
Researchers said the actual leak rate of 2.3% — compared to EPA inventory estimates of 1.4% — represents enough natural gas to fuel 10 million homes
NASA's Curiosity Rover discovers more organic compounds on Mars, which could once have been food for ancient life
NASA emphasized that these kinds of particles could have been the food source for hypothetical microbial life on Mars.
The Modi government is making a big push to promote alternative fuels. Showing that it means business, it has prepared a detailed blueprint to spur investments.