Methane

Farting Cows Cause Methane Explosion On German Dairy Farm

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK

Methane gas produced by 90 farting and belching cows caused an explosion in a German dairy farm, blowing the roof off and injuring one of the animals....

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Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

Sometimes when the stars align in just the correct manner something like this will happen. An extraordinary piece of timing appears to make thi...

And You Thought Meatless Monday Was Just for Hippies

Patrick Drake | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Patrick Drake

Global warming isn't the fictional bogey man many once thought it to be and its effects go way beyond marooning polar bears on melting icebergs. The methane (noisily) produced by livestock is 20 times more deleterious as a greenhouse gas than C02, which makes meat production the second most damaging source of greenhouse gases in the world.

What Is The Fartiest Animal In Britain?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK

Cockroaches have been revealed as the fartiest animal in Britain, a nugget of knowledge one hopes never to witness in person. The skittling insects...

New Zealand Mine Explosion Company 'Ignored 21 Warnings'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

A gas explosion that ripped through a New Zealand coal mine killing 29 people, including two Britons, could have been prevented, an investigation has ...

Titan Spotted With Methane Lakes (For Humans To Fly Over)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Tech

Lakes of shimmering methane may be hiding amid an enormous desert of shifting sand dunes in the tropics of Titan, Saturn's largest moon. Titan has ...

Flatulent Dinosaurs 'Warmed Earth' With Gases

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK

Gases produced by dinosaurs caused an ancient episode of global warming, scientists have claimed. According to a report written by a group of resea...