En defensa del metano (de las vacas)

Juan Fernando Naranjo Ramírez


Nos enfrentamos al mundo donde se rechazan los datos y los expertos, donde todos opinan con o sin argumentos, donde se simplifica lo complejo y donde se difunden falsedades en las redes que el público en general consume sin la menor reflexión y con escasos elementos de análisis. El siguiente texto es un intento de mejorar el entendimiento sobre la contribución de la ganadería bovina en la dinámica del ciclo del carbono y busca exponer por qué es un error responsabilizar a las vacas de contribuir e incrementar el cambio climático global cuándo según muchas evidencias sugieren que pueden actuar es como una esperanzadora estrategia para mitigarlo y reducirlo.


In defense of methane (from cows)

We face the world where data and experts are rejected, where everyone thinks with or without arguments, where the complex is simplified and where falsehoods are spread in the networks that the general public consumes without the slightest reflection and with few elements of analysis. The following text is an attempt to improve understanding of the contribution of bovine livestock in the dynamics of the carbon cycle and seeks to explain why it is a mistake to hold cows responsible for contributing and increasing global climate change when, according to many evidences, they suggest that can act is like a hopeful strategy to mitigate and reduce it.

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