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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
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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