01 Sep '11, 7pm

Lab Grown Meat Just 6 Months Away, Scientists Say

Fresh--from the lab? Photo: Fabrice de Nola via Flickr/CC BY-SA It's long been an electrifying possibility: Red meat without the environmental drawbacks. Meat without animal cruelty. Meat without industrial scale cattle ranches, without the vast drain on resources required to raise millions of cows. Meat without the forestland razed for grazing room, without the methane emissions. In an attempt to bring about such a world, researchers have been diligently pursuing laboratory-grown meat for years . Supermarkets are in line to sell it . And evidently, a breakthrough is near: some scientists speculate that we might see the first lab-grown sausage arrive in just six months. Six months after that, a lab-burger. And that claim is being made by of the field's leading researchers, including Mark Post, of Maastricht University in the Netherlands. The New Scientist reports that "Pos...

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