A Whale Of A Problem: Town Faces Threat Of Exploding Carcass : The Two-Way : NPR
So riding a pugsley over it probably a bad idea.Jack Lawson, a research scientist with Canada's fisheries department, as saying the chances of a whale-size explosion are "very small."
"Eventually, that gas will seep out. ... It will just deflate like an old balloon,' he said.
" 'The risk will come from somebody with a sharp blade who decides they want to cut a hole in the side to see what happens, or if someone is foolish enough to walk on it,' Lawson says.