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The Rise of Veganism: A Clash of Ethics and Progress 

Last year, you would be hard-pressed to go on social media without seeing the latest and greatest plant-based products that were being launched or the most recent celebrity that decided to live the vegan life! Last year was also a huge year for new business partnerships. Many small vegan companies partnered up with larger corporations…

Vegan food startup Impossible Foods recently released their new Impossible Burger—a plant-based burger that looks and tastes just like meat. Their secret? A special ingredient missing from most vegan burgers: Heme. Yup, you read that right! Heme, which is notorious for being a component of hemoglobin in blood, is now being synthesized by yeast using DNA extracted…