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Can Eating Bugs Can Help Save The Planet?

They're gross, show up in nightmares and in Starship Troopers they wanted to wipe out humans. Bugs are packed with protein, and eating them in place of red meat would help reduce the impact of livestock production on the planet. Bon appetit Eco-warriors.

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In Mexico, french-fried caterpillars and chocolate-covered locusts on the list. You can also find dried grasshoppers in markets. Of course we can not forget the tequila worm. Photo Credit: Andy Sadler/Wikimedia Commons


In Australia, the Aborigines of Australia like the Honey pot ants are a favorite eaten raw with nectar stored it in their swelling bodies, it makes them extra sweet and nutritious. Photo Credit: Greg Hume/Wikimedia Commons

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