Absolute Moral Authority

Because plain old moral authority just wasn’t good enough — a mesablue production

Grow your own pork chops

Posted by mesablue on February 12, 2007


It sounds like a sci-fi nightmare: giant sheets of grayish meat grown on factory racks for human consumption. But it’s for real. Using pig stem cells, scientists have been growing lab meat for years, and it could be hitting deli counters sooner than you think.

Via that Puppy Blender dude

2 Responses to “Grow your own pork chops”

  1. geoff said

    The old Pohl & Kornbluth novel The Space Merchants had a meat factory where they would just slice off chunks of a constantly-growing blob of chicken. They called it “Chicken Little,” I believe.

    Pretty prescient for 1958.

  2. S. Weasel said

    It was just a matter of time. I’d buy it!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: