Scientists reveal chicken nuggets are less than 50% chicken meat

A recently published study reveals that striated muscle is "not the predominate component" in the nuggets from two national fast food chains. In other words: chicken nuggets are less than 50% chicken meat. But... then... what "components" make up the other 50+ percent? » 10/08/13 12:39pm 10/08/13 12:39pm

X-Prize Hits the Meatpacking Industry

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) are putting their money where their mouths are with a million dollar contest to see who can grow edible, tasty chicken nugget meat in a lab by 2012. The prospect of lab-grown meat has a lot of promise, but has been around for years without much progress, probably‚Ķ » 4/23/08 9:30am 4/23/08 9:30am