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Fake food: the tech companies working to revolutionise how we eat protein

He just doesn't like the morals of it. Until now, that left him with the choice of eating an animal and feeling guilty, or going vegetarian and missing out on the juicy taste of grilled chicken. Fungi-based substitutes such as Quorn don't tend to cut it with those who miss real meat. But Brown, a former clean-energy executive, belongs to a new generation of tech entrepreneurs who are taking a new approach to protein.

"Look at the impact of meat on the climate", he says. Today's mass production of meat poses an acute threat to the environment. Eggs, too, are part of this global circle of rising demand, factory farming, animal cruelty and environmental damage. The Wirecutter. Aubrey de Grey: A roadmap to end aging. Aubrey de Grey. Aubrey David Nicholas Jasper de Grey (/dəˈɡreɪ/; born 20 April 1963[5])[6] is an English author and biomedical gerontologist,[7][8][9][10] currently the Chief Science Officer of the SENS Research Foundation.

Aubrey de Grey

He is editor-in-chief of the academic journal Rejuvenation Research, author of The Mitochondrial Free Radical Theory of Aging (1999) and co-author of Ending Aging (2007). He is known for his view that medical technology may enable human beings alive today to live indefinitely.[11] Early life and education[edit] De Grey was born and brought up in London, England.[17] He told The Observer that he never knew his father, and that his mother, an artist, encouraged him in the areas she herself was the weakest: science and mathematics.[3] He was educated at Sussex House School[18] and Harrow School.

He attended the University of Cambridge, and studied at its constituent college of Trinity Hall. Career[edit] Strategies[edit] Pro-aging trance[edit] Funding of SENS Research Foundation[edit] Our Brand Is Crisis (2015) Research-based policy analysis and commentary from leading economists. Effective Altruism: Arguments For and Against – Social Good Stuff. Scenario: You see a child drowning in a pond and you are the only one around to help.

Effective Altruism: Arguments For and Against – Social Good Stuff

You can save the child by jumping in, but doing so would ruin your clothes. If you decide not to jump in, the child will die. What do you do? What if the child was not directly in front of you? 5 Unbelievable Things That Would Happen If Everyone Stopped Eating Meat - I nourish gently. Hint: cows would not take over the world.

5 Unbelievable Things That Would Happen If Everyone Stopped Eating Meat - I nourish gently

About two weeks ago I posted an article on the 7 Things You Didn’t Know Will Happen When You Stop Eating Meat, which was a piece focused on what would happen with an individual’s health, wellbeing and lifestyle when they quit meat for good. A vegetarian world would be healthier, cooler and richer: scientists. In Praise of Lab-Grown Meat. Lab-grown meat now seems inevitable, although it is still hard to predict exactly how long it will take to become a popular consumer item.

In Praise of Lab-Grown Meat

Here is a quick overview of what this is, and its potential to improve our food supply. Lab grown meat involves taking muscle stem cells from animals, like pigs, chickens, or cows, and then growing them, well, in a lab. They can be grown in a large vat of nutrients. Vegan Quotes – Socrates, Buddha, Einstein and Others on Going Vegan – Change for a Year. Vegan, vegetarian, plant-based, animal-free–whatever you call it, it’s not a fad.

Vegan Quotes – Socrates, Buddha, Einstein and Others on Going Vegan – Change for a Year

Since humans began recording their thoughts a few thousand years ago, many great minds have advocated veganism. Pythagoras (570-490 BC) – For as long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. <em>$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America</em> Book Review By Debra Watson 15 March 2016 In early 2011, roughly 1.5 million US households and more than 3 million children in the US were living on less than $2.00 per day per person.

<em>$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America</em>

In just 15 years, since President Bill Clinton’s notorious welfare “reform” of 1996, the number of households living at such a severe state of deprivation had doubled. Kathryn Edin and H. Luke Shaefer’s book, $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015) , focuses on the situation of those living in extreme poverty in the United States. Two dollars a day is the figure the World Bank uses to designate absolute poverty, including in countries with median incomes far below the US per capita. Here's Why It's a Very Bad Idea to Wipe Mosquitoes Off the Face of the Earth.

It would be hard to find an insect more despised these days than the mosquito.

Here's Why It's a Very Bad Idea to Wipe Mosquitoes Off the Face of the Earth

The blood-sucking pest is considered more lethal to humans than any other animal in the world. It has long been blamed for spreading malaria that kills a half-million people each year and is now the villain behind the Zika virus that has sparked panic across South and Central America. Lab-Grown Beef Will Save the Planet. On January 31, the team behind a young biotech startup gathered around what may be the world’s most expensive meatball and got ready to take a bite of their product—real, edible beef from a lab, not a cow—for the first time.

Lab-Grown Beef Will Save the Planet

At $18,000 a pound, the meat produced by Memphis Meats probably won’t be on your table anytime soon. But in a few years, it might change the world. The startup and its investors watched as a professional chef rolled the meatball, preparing it with “traditional Italian seasoning,” and then dropped it into a sauté pan to sizzle. The company’s first choice for an independent taster canceled at the last minute, so Stephanie, a friend of a friend of an employee, stepped in.

Fruits and vegetables and their ancestors.

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Business. The World Factbook. People from nearly every country share information with CIA, and new individuals contact us daily.

The World Factbook

If you have information you think might interest CIA due to our foreign intelligence collection mission, there are many ways to reach us. If you know of an imminent threat to a location inside the U.S., immediately contact your local law enforcement or FBI Field Office. For threats outside the U.S., contact CIA or go to a U.S. Comprehensive GMAT Prep Books & GMAT Online Study Resources. Thursday, Jan 14 Meets Online Free! FREE GMAT Avengers Guide. We are super excited to share with you the FREE GMAT Avengers Guide e-book! This e-book is a collection of transcripts, tips, strategies, recommended readings, best practices, and challenge problems to help you beat the GMAT and achieve your dream score. Topics covered: Arithmetic, Geometry, Word Problems, Data Sufficiency, Sentence Correction, Critical Reasoning, Reading Comprehension, Integrated Reasoning, AWA Essay, plus 3 Q&As with reputed GMAT experts Testimonials “I got a 710 on the GMAT thanks to you, Helen, and your team of Avengers!”

- Piku Datta “Helen, you and the GMAT Avengers have a massive contribution to my 670 score. EU moves ahead with labeling goods made in Israeli settlements. Confronta i telefoni cellulari, fotocamere, tablet, città, videocamere e-reader, lettori Mp3, cuffie, telefoni cellulari, auricolari, monitors, proiettori, auricolari per pc e videogame, lavatrici e asciugatori, scanners, altoparlanti, televisioni. Bicycle Helmets. I received the following question in the topic suggestions page: Climate Change and Development in Three Charts. The story of climate change and development can be told in three simple pie charts: Developing countries are hurt most by climate change (chart #1). Historically, developed countries were most responsible for climate change (chart #2). But now, developing countries are most responsible for climate change (chart #3). ­

Open Borders: The Case. Escaping the Refugee Crisis by Peter Singer. PRINCETON – In July, the number of migrants reaching the borders of the European Union passed 100,000 – the third consecutive month in which a new record was set. In one week in August, 21,000 migrants arrived in Greece. Tourists complained that the summer holiday they had planned on a Greek island was now in the midst of a refugee camp. Of course, the refugee crisis has far more serious implications. Last week, Austrian authorities found the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants in a Hungarian truck abandoned near Vienna.

And more than 2,500 would-be migrants have drowned in the Mediterranean this year, most of them attempting to cross from North Africa to Italy. Google's Project Sunroof tells you how much solar energy is hitting your rooftop. As the world's largest search engine provider, Google is privy to an unfathomable amount of questions about life ("Where am I? ") How the ‘John Oliver Effect’ Is Having a Real-Life Impact. Comedians mock our cultural and political institutions on TV all the time. But it’s not every day that a comic’s jokes crash a government website or directly inspire legislators to push for new laws.

John Oliver, host of HBO comedy news program Last Week Tonight, is quickly building up that level of cultural cachet. Probably Overthinking It: The Inspection Paradox is Everywhere.

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G.O.P. Candidates and Obama’s Failure to Fail. What did the men who would be president talk about during last week’s prime-time Republican debate? Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy. Il cubo di cemento che sfigura Venezia. Mentre l'Egitto raddoppia il canale di Suez che fu progettato da un ingegnere italiano, Luigi Negrelli, l'Italia mostra al mondo lo sfregio più grave del nuovo millennio e tra i primi cinque della seconda metà del secolo scorso, il momento più tragico della distruzione del paesaggio italiano e solo per la costruzione di innominabili mostri.

Si contendono la palma, relativamente all'importanza dei luoghi, il Palazzo di Giustizia di Firenze, sconvolgente invenzione di una mente perversa; la teca dell'Ara Pacis di Richard Meyer; il «Ferro di Cavallo» a Perugia; la Cassa di Risparmio di Venezia; il Polo Universitario di Chieti. This couple want a deaf child. Should we try to stop them? The Good Country Party. Free Personality Test. Members Login Log in to your account below: Enter your e-mail address to receive a reset link. Forgot password? Not a member yet? Take our personality test and join in the results screen! 14 Must-Read Books for Activists. The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Humane Education website at We become activists when we learn about an issue or challenge and are inspired to take positive action. Terraforming. The dystopian lake filled by the world’s tech lust.

Bloomberg Business - Business, Financial & Economic News, Stock Quotes. 20 Animals that are likely to become extinct before you die - Album on Imgur. The world is getting better all the time, in 11 maps and charts. Four Moral Issues Sharply Divide Americans. The Free Rider Problem. The Economic Case for Fighting Climate Change.


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