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One of the often-overlooked sources of damaging greenhouse gases is livestock emissions. It sounds crazy (and gross) but the digestive processes of millions of sheep, cows, and goats are a major source of methane, which is one of the more troublesome GHGs because it causes more warming per unit than carbon dioxide.
In New Zealand, a company financed by Alphabet CEO Larry Page is testing fully electric, self-piloting flying taxis. On Tuesday, New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern announced that the autonomous planes will be tested as part of an official certification process, and could be offering services in just three years.