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Methane-Eating Microbes May Mitigate Arctic Emissions

August 19th, 2015

Episode 312 of 580 episodes

A newly discovered strain of bacteria found in Arctic permafrost harvests methane from the air—meaning it could help mitigate the effects of warming. Christopher Intagliata reports

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