Welcome back to This Week In The Future. As you can see, things are going a little awry. Can you name the four PopSci stories from this week that led to the mayhem above?
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Gas hydrates could produce more energy than all other fossil fuels combined. Alaska's got a giant stash of this alternative energy source beneath its north slope. Check out this comic to get the inside scoop.