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Leather from the Labs: Animal Skin In Vitro

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Last August, one of PayPal’s co-founders, Peter Thiel, stated that his foundation, the Thiel Fellowship, would be funding Missouri-based start-up Modern Meadow’s efforts to produce in vitro meat and leather. Wait, what? Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Vegan Labeling: The Way of the Future?

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I don’t normally identify myself as a shopaholic, but when in Rome…I couldn’t help myself. (It’s Italian fashion, what would you do?) Of course, Italy is most famous for its high-quality leather jackets, but obviously I wasn’t really interested in that. Continue reading

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