Dinosaurs' gassy guts may have contributed to global warming tens of millions of years ago, according to a new study that finds a group of plant-eating dinosaurs could have produced about as much methane as all of today's natural and man-made sources of the greenhouse gas.From a pointer at NRO.
British researchers reported in Tuesday's edition of the journal Current Biology that the methane emissions from sauropods far outstripped those of today's cattle, goats and other cud-chewing mammals.
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
Ancient Global Warming??
It's not man....it was Dinosaur Farts!! The Christian Science Monitor reports: