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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
n.
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
greenhouse gas

CFC, chlorofluorocarbon - a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans; "the
 could be generated by cows."
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Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Jul 10, 2008
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