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Are Dinosaur Farts The Cause Of Global Warming?

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Not quite…but these dino farts are deadly!!

Sauropods, or large plant eating dinosaurs like the Brachiosaurus and the Brontosaurus (now called Apatosaurus), are now the latest excuse explanation of climate change.

Researchers speculate that these dinos could produce 520 MILLION tons of methane.

With all that methane, the core temperature of prehistoric Earth could have been ridick!

As a reference, that's close to all methane produced from natural AND man-made sources.

Grodie!!!

The researchers, from Liverpool John Moores University, warn that their estimates are based on many assumptions.

Still, can you imagine standing behind…or within a football field…of that flatulence?

DEATH! LOLz!

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Poland Starting Major Shale Gas Production In 2014

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Shale gas, a natural gas formed from being trapped within shale formations, has become an increasingly popular and controversial energy alternative in the U.S. Some believe the development of the gas can actually help the environment by decreasing greenhouse emissions, but others aren't so sure.

Either way, other countries like Poland want to get in on the action now. The European nation has announced plans for

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