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Extreme Life-Forms Could Complicate Carbon Sequestration

June 1st, 2016

Episode 492 of 580 episodes

Researchers say carbon storage sites should be tested for microbial life, which could potentially convert CO2 to methane—a more potent greenhouse gas. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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