Forget Oil Shortages: 'There's Enough Methane in the Sea for 1,000 Years'

But we can't use it. Now a new innovation by Israeli-American scientist Brian Rosen may enable man to get his paws on it, too.

"There's enough methane at the bottom of the sea to meet the world's energy needs for 1,000 years, at current energy usage," asserts Brian Rosen, a post-doctorate at Tel Aviv University's Department of Materials Science and Engineering.