Hundreds Of Methane Plumes Seeping Out Of Seafloor Along East Coast

August 25, 2014 2:31 PM

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Hundreds Of Methane Plumes Seeping Out Of Seafloor Along East Coast

In an unexpected discovery, hundreds of gas plumes bubbling up from the seafloor were spotted during a sweeping survey of the U.S. Atlantic Coast.

Even though ocean explorers have yet to test the gas, the bubbles are almost certainly methane, researchers report today (Aug. 24) in the journal Nature Geoscience.

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