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Beatle in the box by Michela Benaglia and Emanuela Colombo
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"Beatle in the box" project: how insects turn into gourmet food
Take a look at the amazing pictures by two Italian photographers in collaboration with a chef and a biologist, exploring and normalizing the practice of eating insects in a series of stunning still life images.
Bug Burgers and Worm Balls
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Cook Bug Burgers and Worm Balls at Home with IKEA's New Cookbook
Sustainable "future foods" can finally be added to the home cook's repetoire, thanks to the innovative cookbook by IKEA's research and design studio SPACE10.
Insects everywhere! Cambodia’s Expansive Creepy-Crawly Menu
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Insects everywhere! Cambodia’s Expansive Creepy-Crawly Menu
Cambodia insects bites: what do the weirdest and most popular edible insects eaten in Cambodia taste like? Make this (not always) delicious trip with us!
Bugs on the plate: the Mexican tradition turns into fine dining
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Bugs on the plate: the Mexican tradition turns into fine dining
Modern restaurants are renovating an ancient tradition in Mexico by adding ants, grasshoppers, and worms to their iconic dishes.
Decline in Insects: a Catastrophe for Our Food System
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Decline in Insects: a Catastrophe for Our Food System
A report claims that 40% of insect species are declining while another third are endangered. This catastrophic plummeting of numbers threatens the end of nature
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UK Supermarket is The First to Sell Insects
A U.K supermarket has started selling bags of dried insects as a snack and garnish for soups and salads.
See Dishes From a Michelin-Starred Insect Tasting Menu
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See Dishes From a Michelin-Starred Insect Tasting Menu
Punto MX in Madrid puts insects at the heart of its modern Mexican cuisine – take a look at dishes.
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10 Dishes from Bangkok's First Fine Dining Insect Restaurant
"Insects in the Backyard" is Bangkok's new fine dining restaurant showcasing haute cuisine with insects. Take a look at the menu.
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Nordic Food Lab's New Book on Eating Insects
On Eating Insects is Nordic Food Lab's new book on insects in the kitchen, including recipes and travel stories. We spoke to Roberto Flore to find out more.
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Essential Insect Eating Accoutrements
The future of picnicking could involve insects – here's a handy set of insect eating tools to get hold of the little critters.