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Make Peace With Meat

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Thu, 05/30/2013 - 8:00am
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Shopping & Food

I probably eat a third as much meat as I used to and, on the not-rare (three times a week?) occasions that I do indulge, I eat less of it.

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Engineering the $325,000 Burger - Or You Could Eat a Good Veggie Burger!

Published: 
Mon, 05/13/2013 - 11:19pm
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Shopping & Food

A researcher in the Netherlands wants to show the world — including potential donors — that in-vitro meat is a reality.

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Halve meat consumption, scientists urge rich world

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Tue, 03/19/2013 - 8:36am
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Shopping & Food

People in the rich world should become "demitarians" – eating half as much meat as usual, while stopping short of giving it up – in order to avoid severe environmental damage, scientists have urged, in the clearest picture yet of how farming practices are destroying the natural world.

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Would You Cut Down on Meat to Help the Environment?

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Tue, 03/19/2013 - 8:32am
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Shopping & Food

The phrase “I could eat a horse” has acquired a new meaning in Europe, where horse DNA has been found in products labeled as beef on supermarket shelves.

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How Technology May Help Cut Meat Consumption

Published: 
Wed, 12/12/2012 (All day)
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Shopping & Food

One of the most interesting—and controversial—fields in tech these days involves in vitro meat. By growing our meat in labs from animal cells—so the theory goes—we could eventually wean ourselves off our dependence on livestock as a protein source. One day, we may even be able to print our steaks and chops from a 3D printer.