With an ever increasing population, the increase of food sustainability is more important than ever. Will this initive solution to growing crops provide a solution? Our Journalism Intern investigates this new technique and discovers that it can even be occurring right under our feet!
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Today Into the Wild is looking at the future of food and the possibility that an array of bugs could soon be taking our menus by storm. So keep an eye-out because the insect eating revolution could be coming to a supermarket or restaurant near you sooner than you think...
With the mass-extinction of up to 100,000 of the world’s plant species a very real possibility in the near future, the science world is faced with the dilemma of how to defend against this disastrous outcome. The Millenium Seed Bank is a last-ditch attempt to safe-guard our planet’s plant life for the future by ambitiously aiming to collect and store every seed out there.
A few weeks ago the seventh billion baby was born into the world: a demographic milestone which brought to the public’s attention the problems associated with population increase. This week on Into The Wild we will be looking to the future, and investigating ways in which tomorrow’s planet will be aided and enhanced by technology.