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Friday July 18, 2014

Google Street View Cars Now Scan For Gas Leaks

I wonder what happens when these methane sniffing Street View cars drive by a herd of cows (or my house on chili night)?

Google’s cars were equipped with methane sensors, to pinpoint the locations and severities of thousands of natural gas leaks, a chronic problem for many cities. The mapping project is a pilot program helmed by the nonprofit Environmental Defense Fund to gather data and encourage infrastructure repairs.