animal-free leather

Growing animal-free leather in a lab

From the massive amounts of land it takes to raise a global herd of animals to the water supply used and the greenhouse gases released during the process, the production of animal products like leather is resource intensive. Andras Forgacs, Co-Founder and CEO of Modern Meadow, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss how his company came up […]

SciTech Now Epsiode 407

In this episode of SciTech Now, a look into a scientific collaboration between medicine and geoscience; a company growing animal-free leather; a new program for veterans suffering from PTSD; and an academy brings STEM to students.