Abandoned Mine Reveals Clues about CO2 Sequestration (video) Stanford University Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption Stanford University professor Kate Maher is exploring ways to convert carbon dioxide, a potent greenhouse gas, into underground deposits of magnesite. Maher and colleagues in the School of Earth Sciences are conducting field studies at an abandoned magnesite mine east of the Stanford campus. Credit Mark Shwartz, Stanford University Usage Restrictions Graphics, photographs and videos provided by the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University are to be used - with appropriate credit - for editorial purposes only. Flopping, altering, editing or otherwise embellishing these images and audio clips in any way that changes the editorial content of these images and audio clips is prohibited. Permission is for one-time use only. Supplied image file must be deleted after use. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.