Science & Technology
Scientists breed cows that burp less
By T.K. Randall
June 23, 2009 · 14 comments
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In an unusual attempt to curb the amount of methane emissions contributing to global warming scientists in Canada are breeding a special type of cow that has been designed to burp less.
Canadian scientists are breeding a special type of cow designed to burp less, a breakthrough that could reduce a big source of greenhouse gases responsible for global warming.Cows are responsible for nearly three-quarters of total methane emissions, according to Environment Canada."
Source: Yahoo! News
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