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Meet the lab-grown future: It’s hamburger, but not as we know it

Proponents say laboratory grown meat is the future, taking pressure off the planet and putting nutritional fare on the table. But many consumers are nervous, and experts caution that the exploding technology still has some way to go. Our Table Manners: Farm to Plate multi-media series continues.

Multimedia report by Carla Bennett, Reva Ganesan, Lacey Watts

Cellular Meat

A viable way to slow climate change and improve health? Let’s find out!

About The Citizen

THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

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