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Lab Meat?

Scientists can grow edible meat in culture from a few animal cells. Bon appétit?
Publish Date: Topic: Tech + EngineeringTech & EngineeringBrand: NOVA ScienceNOWNOVA ScienceNOW

(This video is no longer available for streaming.) Some people avoid meat because it involves killing animals. Other people love meat; they can't get enough. Here is a development that might make both sides happy: lab-made meat. In this NOVA scienceNOW video, reporter Win Rosenfeld shares this juicy story.

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