First active leak of sea-bed methane discovered in Antarctica

First active leak of sea-bed methane discovered in AntarcticaJuly 22, 2020

Researchers say potent climate-heating gas almost certainly escaping into atmosphere

The first active leak of methane from the sea floor in Antarctica has been revealed by scientists.

The researchers also found microbes that normally consume the potent greenhouse gas before it reaches the atmosphere had only arrived in small numbers after five years, allowing the gas to escape.

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