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Scientist Prove That Microbes Could Survive On Mars

​A group of microorganisms called methanogens found in marshes and in the guts of cattle produce the natural gas on our planet.

Methanogens don’t need oxygen or photosynthesis to live, so the most likely way for them to survive on Mars is if they’re found underneath the surface, protected from the red planet’s high levels of ultraviolet radiation. 137 more words

Discovery

Methane Burps and Farts

Do you think good old Aristotelian Techne [1] or something darker like Thanatos [2] can help us better grasp or instead accept what is barreling down on our planet ( 442 more words

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Climate change: Don’t walk away now!

“President Trump is committed to eliminating harmful and unnecessary policies such as the Climate Action plan,” thewhitehouse.gov.

The storm has been brewing for some time and now it has finally hit the shores. 723 more words

Envirnonment

This is one form of climate change mitigation.

The significance of cow farts and burps to climate change:

“Ruminant animals are responsible for roughly 20 per cent of greenhouse gas emissions globally…

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Weather & Climate

Make a Biogas Generator to Produce Your Own Natural Gas

Transform grass clippings, food waste and livestock manure into renewable biogas energy with a homemade biogas generator.

By Paul Scheckel

You can use many household organic “waste” materials to produce your own natural gas for cooking, lighting, and space and water heating. 2,018 more words

Homesteading

Alberta woman can't sue province's energy regulator in fracking case: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of Canada says an Alberta woman cannot sue the province’s energy regulator as part of her claim that hydraulic fracturing so badly contaminated her well that the water can be set on fire. 111 more words

Canada