Meat

Eating rotten meat ‘can get you high’
Knife and fork
Tall Tales

Eating rotten meat ‘can get you high’

And other stories from the stranger side of life
14 May 2021
The Week Unwrapped: Pet pandemic, peak meat and Covid gigs
Puppies used to smuggle heroin into the United States
In Depth

The Week Unwrapped: Pet pandemic, peak meat and Covid gigs

Are pets for life or just for lockdown? Is the world losing its taste for meat? And will concert audiences put up with being penned in?
14 Aug 2020
Instant Opinion: Brits pride in past not matched by future
VE Day
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Brits pride in past not matched by future

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 21 May
21 May 2020
Could swine fever epidemic see pork taken off the menu?
Police lured rogue pig back to farm using snacks from KFC
In Depth

Could swine fever epidemic see pork taken off the menu?

Slovakia becomes latest country to report outbreak amid rising fears about inadequate containment efforts
9 Aug 2019
Is the future of meat animal-free?
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In Brief

Is the future of meat animal-free?

Report claims majority of meat people eat by 2040 will not come from slaughtered livestock
13 Jun 2019
Alpha-gal: why more people are developing a meat allergy
Castor bean tick
In Depth

Alpha-gal: why more people are developing a meat allergy

Reports of life-threatening reactions to animal products are soaring worldwide – and a tiny insect is to blame
11 Dec 2018
Should there be a tax on red meat?
Bacon
In Depth

Should there be a tax on red meat?

New study suggests 14% increase in the price of red meat could prevent almost 6,000 deaths a year in the UK
7 Nov 2018
What is flexitarianism?
Meat, food, chicken
In Depth

What is flexitarianism?

New study says reducing amount of meat in our diets is key to cutting climate change
1 Nov 2018
More than 20% of meat contains wrong animal, watchdog finds
Burger, meat
In Depth

More than 20% of meat contains wrong animal, watchdog finds

Products from three supermarkets among more than 140 items that tested positive for undeclared animal flesh
6 Sep 2018
The pros and cons of lab-grown meat
Burger, meat
In Depth

The pros and cons of lab-grown meat

Researchers say synthetic meat could solve major environmental issues, but not everyone is convinced
30 Aug 2018
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