On Eating Animals: Food for Thought
On adequacy: Vegetarians and vegans (including athletes) “meet and exceed requirements” for protein, and tend to have more optimal protein consumption than omnivores. In fact, excess animal protein intake is linked with osteoporosis, kidney disease ...
Indoor fishing in Toronto (in a swimming pool)
Did you know you can catch a rainbow trout in a downtown Toronto swimming pool? I know, it sounds like an urban legend ... "Wanna see?" Uh, no thanks. Recipes for cooking rainbow trout are available to participants as they leave; or alternatively ...
Are Vegetable Proteins Equal To The Protein In Beef?
Do you really need meat to get protein? VeganStreet.com says no. The activist group ... “Unlike plant proteins, beef is the food supply’s most easily absorbed source of iron. In addition, beef is an excellent source of readily available zinc.
Mammals And Meat: Does Carnivory Impact Weaning?
Carnivores were found to wean earlier than both omnivores and herbivores, the latter two of which weaned in similar time frames. Using the patterns found for actual species, the researchers predicted TTW for a hypothetical carnivore and non-carnivore with ...
Australia should enlist dingoes to control invasive species
Wild herbivores, such as kangaroos and rabbits, also increase to unsustainable numbers ... there are currently no safe places for dingoes. Large carnivores are some of the most imperilled species on the planet. Usually, the debate rages between ...