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A new permafrost gas mysterium
Aug 25, 2018
In a new scientific article published in the journal Nature Communications a group of scientists shows that thawing permafrost releases a high amount and diversity of volatile organic compounds.
Permafrost's Turn of the Microbes
Mar 5, 2015
Study reveals clues to how drowsy microbes in Arctic tundra change to methane-makers as permafrost thaws.
Permafrost soil: Possible source of abrupt rise in greenhouse gases at end of last Ice Age
Nov 23, 2014
Scientists have identified a possible source of greenhouse gases that were abruptly released to the atmosphere in large quantities around 14,600 years ago.