NASA Explorers: Permafrost

NASA Explorers head back in time…by going underground. In the […]

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December 8, 2018

NASA Explorers head back in time…by going underground. In the Arctic, a frozen layer of soil – permafrost – trapped dead plants and animals for thousands of years. As the climate warms, that soil is beginning to thaw, releasing carbon dioxide and methane.

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