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methane

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Fly over Titan's methane lakes in NASA's video

The Cassini spacecraft has been gathering radar data on Titan, allowing scientists to knit together a dramatic view of its lakes and seas.

By December 18, 2013

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Lack of Mars methane a blow to chances of finding life

The dream of discovering life on Mars took a hit with the release of a study highlighting the Curiosity rover's methane-less adventures on the Red Planet.

By September 19, 2013

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Flatulent cows make shed explode, report says

Methane gas from 90 cows comes together with a static electric charge to cause a lot of damage.

By January 27, 2014

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Man sets tap water on fire, sparks debate

A YouTube video of a North Dakota man apparently setting tap water on fire stirs a debate about fracking and methane and all things scientific.

By January 2, 2014

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Microsoft experiments with fuel cell-powered data center

Using methane-powered fuel cells eliminates inefficiencies in electrical power distribution and improves power supply reliability, Microsoft researchers conclude.

By November 13, 2013

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Friday Poll: Are you still hopeful of finding life on Mars?

A new study showing a lack of methane on Mars has dampened hopes of locating microbes on the planet, but the find hasn't been completely ruled out.

By September 20, 2013

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Life on Mars: Down but not out says Mars Society founder

Despite the disappointing lack of methane findings reported Thursday from NASA's Curiosity rover, Robert Zubrin of the Mars Society says that hope is not lost for finding life on the red planet.

By September 22, 2013

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BMW's new way to source hydrogen: Your trash

BMW is working on a project to turn the methane gas generated by landfills into hydrogen.

By August 4, 2011

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Biogas to produce power from fuel cells

Methane from a wastewater treatment plant and an egg farm in California will be captured and fed to a power-producing fuel cell.

By August 20, 2010

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Sensor network to collect and crunch greenhouse gas data

Earth Networks collaborates with Scripps Institute of Oceanography on $25 million project to "take the pulse of the planet" by gathering local data on carbon dioxide and methane emissions.

By January 12, 2011