(KTVI) - Some leading scientists say dinosaurs may be partly to blame for a change in climate because they created so much flatulence. Researchers say the giant animals spent 150 years emitting the potent global warming gas, methane. They calculated the animals would have collectively produced more tons of methane a year, than all of today's modern sources put together.
It is thought these huge amounts could easily have been enough to warm the planet. It is even possible that the climate change was so catastrophic that it caused the dinosaur’s eventual demise.