search slide
search slide
pages bottom
Currently Browsing: Results for Tag "methane"

New data from Cassini reveals Titan has canyons filled with liquid methane

New data from Cassini reveals Titan has canyons filled with liquid methane It’s hard to describe Titan without getting a little breathless — the place is a little like Earth’s “upside down.As hydrocarbon rain turns into rivers and carve through the surface, canyons proportionate to our Grand Canyon run with flowing methane.

Nanocubes of this metal can generate fuel from CO2 using only sunlight

Nanocubes of this metal can generate fuel from CO2 using only sunlight Researchers from Duke University have discovered a way to use nanocubes of rhodium as a cheap solar-powered catalyst, converting carbon dioxide into methane quickly and with high efficiency.But what actually makes rhodium nanocubes special is that using them makes the reaction tunable.

The head of the EPA just made another dangerous comment about global warming

The head of the EPA just made another dangerous comment about global warming we need to continue the debate and continue the review and the analysis," he said.The question CNBC asked Pruitt was: "Do you believe that it's been proven that [carbon dioxide] is the primary control knob for climate?

Whether they mean to or not, Americans are helping the climate by eating less beef

Whether they mean to or not, Americans are helping the climate by eating less beef Cattle industry groups also disputed some of the report's takeaways, arguing that rising beef exports — not a new distaste for meat — could explain the drop in per capita beef eating.Copious piles of cow manure are spread across pastures, a practice that results in greenhouse gas emissions as well.