Cow burps moo-ted as green risk; ENVIRONMENT.
Byline: By JUAN BUSTAMANTE
SCIENTISTS are taking a novel approach to studying global warming global warming, the gradual increase of the temperature of the earth's lower atmosphere as a result of the increase in greenhouse gases since the Industrial Revolution. -- collecting cow burps.
Researchers claimed the slow digestive Ulcers (Digestive) Definition
In general, an ulcer is any eroded area of skin or a mucous membrane, marked by tissue disintegration. In common usage, however, ulcer usually is used to refer to disorders in the upper digestive tract. system of cattle makes them a producer of methane, a potent greenhouse gas greenhouse gas
Any of the atmospheric gases that contribute to the greenhouse effect.
greenhouse gas .
Experts around the world are studying it but Argentine researchers said they have come up with a unique way.
They attach a plastic tank to a cow's back and connect it through a tube to the animal's stomach.
A researcher at the National Institute of Agricultural Technology said: "When we got the first results we were surprised - 30 per cent of Argentina's greenhouse emissions Noun 1. greenhouse emission - a gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation
CFC, chlorofluorocarbon - a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans; "the could be generated by cows."