High dairy in childhood linked with cancer risk. We are what we eat. Vegans seek grilled meat warning. Legumes linked to lower diabetes risk. Bird flu may be spread indirectly, WHO says.
Environment Lifestyle changes can curb climate change: UN science panel chief. World Bank backs cattle ranching, helps cut down Amazon forest. Empty seas: Europe’s appetite for seafood propels illegal trade. Update: Rescued pademelons reach home.
Lifestyles and Trends Why not give a vegetarian diet a try for the New Year? Cutting down on meat is on an upswing. It’s healthy! Shhh … Don’t tell the kids. US approves animal clones as food.
Animal Issues and Advocacy Animal rights group targets KFC. Taiwan law takes bite out of dog meat sales. Peter Singer on Japanese whaling: Harpooned by hypocrisy. UK film reveals the true cost of cheap chicken. Chefs’ new goal: Looking dinner in the eye.
Books, Movies and Perspectives Still skinny, but now they can cook. An interview with the force behind thought-provoking film “A Sacred Duty.” Learning to eat, and like, his veggies.