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Anne Elk
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PostThu Feb 10, 2022 12:28 am 
Lakes "boiling" with methane, sinkholes begun by huge natural methane eruptions ... the permafrost melt is more dramatic than I imagined.  eek.gif


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PostThu Feb 10, 2022 9:02 am 
it was a bit disturbing to say the least

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PostThu Feb 10, 2022 1:47 pm 
I got where the methane was coming from but what provided the spark to ignite it? Lightning?

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PostThu Feb 10, 2022 2:04 pm 
puzzlr wrote:
I got where the methane was coming from but what provided the spark to ignite it? Lightning?

I think they're assuming it was a sudden pressure explosion.

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PostThu Feb 10, 2022 9:00 pm 
Thanks, that was interesting. We're boned.  drink.gif

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PostThu Feb 10, 2022 10:00 pm 
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