Science

Let's prepare now so farming insects as food is environmentally friendly, say scientists

5 monthes ago   |   By Phys.org

As whole-roasted crickets gain traction as a protein-rich snack and restaurants experiment with mealworms on the menu, there's still "an overwhelming lack of knowledge" concerning the ecological sustainability of the emerging, multi-million-dollar insects-as-food industry, say researchers at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. In an opinion article published January 14 in the journal Trends in Ecology & Evolution, they explore unanswered questions around insect rearing, safety, and environmental impacts but overall are optimistic that suppliers will rise to the challenge.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Science      Ecology  


Steam's 2019 summer sale discounts popular games like Devil May Cry 5...

Steam's 2019 summer sale discounts popular games like Devil May Cry 5, Soulcalibur VI, and more

Steam's annual summer sale has begun , and it's a great time to save on several popular PC games - if you can get the store to load. As far as the new-ish releases that are... Read more ...

Target Deal Days take on Amazon's Prime Day with awesome discounts

Target Deal Days take on Amazon's Prime Day with awesome discounts

Bullseye. The biggest news of the summer is out! Amazon's Prime Day is coming July 15. Sure, that is going to be a huge event for Amazon, but you're crazy if you think the... Read more ...

San Francisco officially bans nicotine vapes over health concerns

San Francisco officially bans nicotine vapes over health concerns

Following reports indicating such a plan was in the pipeline, San Francisco has become the first city in the United States to formally ban electronic cigarettes. The decision... Read more ...

It's official: ‘The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021 for NBCUniversal's...

It's official: ‘The Office' is leaving Netflix in 2021 for NBCUniversal's streamer

The signs have been pointing in this direction for quite some time, and now it seems it's official. NBC's hit workplace comedy The Office is reportedly leaving Netflix to... Read more ...

How to download iPadOS on your iPad

How to download iPadOS on your iPad

Interested in getting the latest and greatest software on your iPad? If you want iPadOS, you'll need to be okay with using the public beta, which is likely to have bugs. Here's... Read more ...

Here are 5 things I'd like to see in the Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Here are 5 things I'd like to see in the Samsung Galaxy Note 10

It's important that smartphones continue to improve and evolve or they risk stagnation and may alienate potential buyers. Here are five changes and new features I'd like to see... Read more ...

Fortnite: Where To Dance At Different Beach Parties - 14 Days Of Summer...

Fortnite: Where To Dance At Different Beach Parties - 14 Days Of Summer Challenge Locations

Alongside a new content update for patch 9.30 , Fortnite's new event- 14 Days of Summer -is now live. Despite the name, it runs for three weeks and, among other things... Read more ...

YouTube star Etika found dead at 29

YouTube star Etika found dead at 29

Read more ...

Microsoft makes OneDrive more secure with Personal Vault for Android and iOS

Microsoft makes OneDrive more secure with Personal Vault for Android and iOS

Microsoft has just announced it's making OneDrive more secure with the addition of Personal Vault, a protected area that can only be accessed by the owner of the account, which... Read more ...

Bloodstained Switch Owners Are Not Satisfied With Their Version

Bloodstained Switch Owners Are Not Satisfied With Their Version

For the past week, a lot of Castlevania fans have been singing the praises of Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, the Metroidvania-successor from former Castlevania producer... Read more ...