Can crickets save the world | Leslie Ziegler | TEDxHackney

09/11/2015 09:25:27

They don't just chirp, those little creatures are the future of food for the human race.

Leslie Ziegler - is the cofounder of Bitty Foods, a company introducing edible insects to the western diet, and serves as an advisor to several start ups at the convergence of health and technology. Previously, she was part of the founding team at Rock Health, an incubator focused on digital health, and served primarily as the firm’s creative director and chief evangelist. Leslie speaks internationally on health, design and technology, most recently at SXSW, Chicago Ideas Week, and WIRED, and has been featured in publications including Fast Company, NPR, Time, GQ, Entrepreneur, and The New York Times.


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andrea sfiligoi

can't we just start producing less humans and reducing the meat production instead of turning other animals to food? Or eat our own dead?

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