First came a test-tube beef hamburger, and now scientists are setting their sights on developing lab-grown chicken meat. The engineers at Tel Aviv University are hoping to produce a whole piece of chicken from just a single cell.
I'm not sure why it took until 2015 for someone to realize that it's obviously brilliant to have Kevin Bacon make an ad for eggs, but it did. Nevertheless, I'm happy this moment has arrived, because as we all know, there's no better start to the day than eggs for breakfast — except maybe eggs with a side of ... BACON!
That's the question Slate posed to a range of chocolate experts about Mast Brothers, the makers of popular and beautifully-packaged chocolate from Brooklyn and the fellows who have made "hipster bearded chocolatiers" an actual thing. But experts don't think much of this artisan outfit — why?