Episode 10: Future Food
Posted by Jean Paetkau
It's a view of the dinner table fifty years from now. Scientists are growing pork in a petri dish and preparing to harvest lettuce on mars. And when fish are mostly gone from the seas ... you may find a jelly fish in your fridge. We'll also take a look at how the future looked in 1962 ... it's food machines and synthetic snacks on the menu.
If you would like a little more chat about growing meat in a petri dish ... you can hear an extended interview with the Dutch scientist Mark Post.