Trading the Pasture for a Petri Dish? Where’s the Beef?

Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, funded the production of the world’s first lab-grown hamburger aka synthetic beef. Brin said that he was moved to invest in the technology for “animal welfare reasons”.  I think Brin needs to go vegan and give more consideration to the welfare of the human species. Brin’s funding was used by a…

Honey Without Pollen Isn’t Honey at all! Who Took The Pollen Out?

Ultra filtering is a high-tech procedure where honey is heated, sometimes watered down and then forced at high pressure through extremely small filters to remove pollen, which is the only foolproof sign identifying the source of the honey. It is a spin-off of a technique refined by the Chinese, who have illegally dumped tons of their…