If you said carbon dioxide is the greenhouse gas that most threatens the climate, you’d be wrong. It’s methane, much of which is frozen into the Arctic permafrost. Now, researchers say, climate warming is unlocking that methane. The implications of this are still unclear, but could mean rapid climate warming.
In the wake of reactionary rulings by the Supreme Court that seized a woman’s right to abortion after the Justices had unleashed potentially lethal freedoms to gun owners, one can only shudder at the prospect of the court’s upcoming decision on West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).