Cockroach milk: the next big ‘dairy’ alternative?

You’ve probably heard about the most popular alternative “dairy” products: soy milk, almond milk, rice milk, coconut milk, and so on. These sound fairly palatable to most people, but one of the latest alternatives generating discussion might make you do a double take: insect milk.

It’s not as gross as it sounds — insect milk, […]

Insects for dinner? Scientists propose idea to improve food security

In an effort to improve food availability and nutrition, scientists in Kenya are suggesting adding insects, such as crickets, grasshoppers, caterpillars and termites, to their citizens’ daily diet.

Dr. Sunday Ekesi, a principal scientist at the International Centre for Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), said in a recent article that there are more than 2,000 […]