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Eco-Friendly Australian Farts
Kangaroos Pass Green Gas


By: Ben Preiss (Star) Dec 6, 07
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Because of the special blend of bacteria in their stomachs, kangaroo flatulence does not contain methane (a greenhouse gas) like cattle and sheep. Scary to believe, but the enteric methane from these animals accounts for 14 percent of Australia’s emissions, while in New Zealand, those rates re up an astonishing 50 percent. So, scientists down under are trying to transplant kangaroo bacteria to cattle and sheep to produce eco-friendly farts.



Source: news.yahoo
Readmore: abc.net.au



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