COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Researchers clarify impact of permafrost thaw
Description: As the Earth's climate continues to warm, researchers are working to understand how human-driven emissions of carbon dioxide will affect the release of naturally occurring greenhouse gases from arctic permafrost. As the perennially frozen soil continues to thaw, the increase of greenhouse gas emissions could significantly accelerate warming conditions changes on Earth. [Source:]
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Publish Date: 5/12/2015
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