Physicist steven chu drops the meat and ag bomb on everyone

Forest Nymph

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Nov 18, 2017
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Former Energy secretary and Nobel Prize winning Physicist Steven Chu announces in Chicago that over the course of a lifetime, because of the many factors involved (including land use and biomass) that the emission of animal agriculture, as well as some methods of growing crops, are more worrying than energy production.

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He also said products like the Beyond Burger and technological advances in fertilizing are a big part of the answer. A link to the 2018 biomass study he cites is included in the Forbes article.