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Turkey poop could help save us from ourselves

Scientists say “poop from the coop” could be a renewable source of energy.

Waste from turkeys can be converted into fuel to power homes.


Israeli scientists have found a new use for turkey leftovers. But don’t pull those Thanksgiving scraps out of the freezer just yet, because it’s not what you think. It’s not about the meat — it’s about the . Researchers believe turkey and other poultry waste hold promise as a renewable fuel for heat and electricity.

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