• The startup behind the first lab-grown pork links let us see how their sausage gets made - and said it slashed the cost by 12x in a month

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Silicon Valley startup New Age Meats made history in September by letting journalists taste the first cell-based pork sausage made in a lab.
    Making meat without slaughter has been the primary objective of several companies since Dutch scientist Mark Post made the first "lab-grown" hamburger in 2013.
    This week, the company revealed a rough idea of how much the sausage costs to make and announced progress on nailing a formula that addresses one of the "holy grails" of clean meat.
    On a crisp fall day in San Francisco, a startup called New Age Meats let people see how its sausage gets made...
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  • Canada is richer than the US, according to a new wealth ranking - in fact, the US doesn't even make the top 10

    Canada is richer than the US, according to a new wealth ranking - in fact, the US doesn't even make the top 10

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    The US is the third richest country in the world according to Credit Suisse's 2018 Global Wealth Report.
    But when you take into account how much wealth the average American household has on hand, the US doesn't even make the top 10.
    The report showcases how bad wealth disparity in the US has become.
    The United States is home to more millionaires than any other country in the world. But whether the country is truly the wealthiest in the world depends on how you measure.
    A report released by Credit Suisse in October says the US is "in the lead" when it comes to global wealth. But a closer...
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