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Shailene Woodley Thinks We'll Be Eating Bugs In The Future

Really though?

Everyone's favorite eco-friendly celeb, Shailene Woodley, thinks that in the future we'll be eating bugs.

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The strangest thing I've ever eaten . . . I've eaten ants and that was great, uh, and june bugs that was great. I think the future of food is in insects, so we'll see what happens.

But maybe Shailene's on to something?!?!?!

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According to a UN report, it's safe to eat certain insects, citing that they have high protein, fat, and mineral value. About 1900 insect species are used for food in various cultures. They've also urged people to eat bugs in order to fight world hunger.

Some would argue that eating more insects may have an environmental impact in a positive way, since they would take up much less space and need less feed than cattle. It is challenging however to change cultural norms and many individuals in Western cultures don't find the thought of eating insects appealing.
  1. Well, Shailene is willing to chow down on creepy crawlies, are you?

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Well, Shailene is willing to chow down on creepy crawlies, are you?
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    Yeah, why not?
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    F*@k that!

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