The Royal Society - a UK-based fellowship of scientists - has suggested artificial meat might be the answer to feeding the world in year 2050. The papers look at ways to feed the world´s population healthily and sustainably.
World population is expected to reach nine billion by 2050. Growing artificial meat in vats could be the solution to the problem of how to feed that many people. Other solutions include waste reduction through better storage and purchasing practices.
"Its development is generally held to be perfectly feasible, and indeed research projects on it have been running for a decade already," Dr. Thornton wrote.