Bugs for Breakfast: Insects as an Environmentally-Friendly Food Source

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Fried crickets for sale in Bangkok. Photo credit: Narong Sangnak/EPA/Landov

According to a new report by the Food and Agriculture Organization, insects might be the key to feeding the growing human population. They are nutritious and a good source of protein, the report states, and farming insects is better for the environment than farming animals for meat. To find out more about why insects are an important alternative food source, click here!

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