Kevin Schaefer

Arts, Culture & Media

Melting Permafrost

For today's Geo Quiz, we head to the frozen north. We have heard a lot about the problem of melting ice as climate change warms up the Arctic. But scientists are also worried about something else that is melting up there — permafrost.

The Sometimes Frost

Researchers recently found that the permafrost might be melting faster than had been thought potentially releasing massive amounts of greenhouse gases into our atmosphere.

Arts, Culture & Media

Melting Permafrost

For today's Geo Quiz, we head to the frozen north. We have heard a lot about the problem of melting ice as climate change warms up the Arctic. But scientists are also worried about something else that is melting up there — permafrost.

The Sometimes Frost

Researchers recently found that the permafrost might be melting faster than had been thought potentially releasing massive amounts of greenhouse gases into our atmosphere.