Is lab-grown meat the future? Meat: A Threat to Our Planet? investigates

What impact does the consumption of meat have on our planet? And what can we do to reduce it? The BBC documentary Meat: A Threat to Our Planet? takes a closer look.

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Cows belching huge amounts of methane. Pig manure polluting the environment. Rainforests cleared to rear cattle. It seems as if the production and consumption of meat is creating huge problems for the global environment.

Liz Bonnin travels the planet on a mission to understand these destructive methods as well as the innovations that are searching for solutions.

Does lab-grown meat sound as appetising? What difference could it make to our planet?

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