Why Natural Gas Stinks: New London, Texas, School Explosion of 1937 | SAN ANTONIO XYZ | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered why natural gas smells like rotten eggs? A tragic Texas event occurred in March 1937 which would change the scent property of this utility forever. Many lives have now been saved since the school explosion in New London, Texas, which claimed the lives of an estimated 295 students and teachers.