Is Vat-Grown Meat Kosher? We Asked A Rabbi

With news that scientists have created stem cells that grow into pork, and the very real possibility of in-vitro meat becoming part of our diet, the inevitable question is raised: would it be kosher to eat lab bacon? » 1/27/10 3:30pm 1/27/10 3:30pm

Vat-Grown Meat About to Hit Your Local Market

In five years, you'll be eating a hamburger that no animal died for. Instead, that burger will have been grown from a tiny sample of cells in a plant-and-mushroom bath. The cow who donated the cells will be frolicking in a meadow somewhere, having long forgotten the annoying poke from a tissue engineer with a… » 4/14/08 7:00am 4/14/08 7:00am