Earth’s Permafrost is melting – here’s what is oozing out!

1. Exhumed fumes

The scariest entity to emerge from the melt so far is methane, a greenhouse gas 30 times more potent than CO2. Released when formerly frozen matter decomposes in thawed tundra, the gas boosts atmospheric temperatures, defrosting more acreage—a spine-chilling feedback loop.

Five more to go.

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