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3 tons of food were burned in Zimbabwe by police trying to enforce social distancing. Efforts to stop the spread of the coronavirus could create a food shortages across the continent.

Lockdowns put in place to stop the spread of the coronavirus could be causing a food crisis across many African countries, according to the Associated Press. Food aid isn’t able to reach people who needed it most, and many farmers are unable to travel to sell their produce. Visit Business […]
3 tons of food were burned in Zimbabwe by police trying to enforce social distancing. Efforts to stop the spread of the coronavirus could create a food shortages across the continent.
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A Swedish scientist suggested the climate crisis could lead people to consider eating human flesh. It’s not the first time a scientist has suggested the idea.

Climate change is likely to put stress on our agricultural system and cause severe food shortages in the future. Behavioural scientist Magnus Söderlund recently suggested that because of this, people might one day consider eating human flesh. In 2018, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins put forth a similar idea. Visit Business […]
A Swedish scientist suggested the climate crisis could lead people to consider eating human flesh. It’s not the first time a scientist has suggested the idea.
Markets

Prices in Venezuela rocketed 130,000% last year

Prices rocketed more than 130,000% in Venezuela last year, according to the first set of central bank data released since 2015. Inflation topped 50% for most of 2018 and exceeded 850% in 2017. Venezuela’s GDP has dropped by at least 10% for 11 straight quarters. Visit Markets Insiders’ homepage for […]
Prices in Venezuela rocketed 130,000% last year
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The urban farming startup created by Kimbal Musk — Elon’s brother — lets you scan your produce to see where it came from. Take a look inside.

Elon Musk’s brother, Kimbal, is on a mission to reduce the global food shortage and train the next generation of urban farmers. His Brooklyn-based company, Square Roots, delivers fresh herbs that are grown inside 320-square-foot shipping containers. The company allows you to scan its crops and learn exactly when they […]
The urban farming startup created by Kimbal Musk — Elon’s brother — lets you scan your produce to see where it came from. Take a look inside.