We Tried The First Lab-Grown Sausage Made Without Killing Animals. This Is What It Tasted Like

On a Monday night at a brewery in San Francisco’s hipster Mission District, the co-founders of a startup called New Age Meats helped cook up samples of pork sausage made entirely out of cells grown from a live pig named Jessie. As scientists-turned-entrepreneurs Brian Spears and Andra Necula watched, the…

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25+ Of The Most Hilarious Responses To Public Notices Ever

We here at Bored Panda have collected a list of times when (mostly) well-meaning notices were mercilessly trolled by people who just had to take the bait and leave their mark. Scroll down below to check them out for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!…

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This womans story shows how one organ donor could change the lives of a whole family.

Lauren was in her middle school gym jumping rope when suddenly, she went into cardiac arrest. “I remember waking up in the ambulance,” she says. Lauren has hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), a genetic condition that prevents the heart from pumping enough blood. This condition has no cure and while many people…

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Will Elon Musk’s 120-hour week stop us worshipping workaholism?

The Silicon Valley drive for corporate efficiency all 24/7 schedules, bulletproof coffees and five-minute meetings has long been lauded. Now the wheels are flying off Last week, an emotional Elon Musk described how he was working so hard to keep production of the Tesla Model 3 on track that he…

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Florida governor race to pit leftwing Democrat against Trump Republican

Democrat Andrew Gillum, who would be states first black governor, to face the Trump-backed Ron DeSantis A liberal Florida Democrat has pulled off an upset in the states primary for governor, while Donald Trumps favoured candidate cruised to victory for the Republicans, setting up a polarising midterm showdown in one…

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The Great Barrier Reef Is Showing “Significant Signs Of Recovery”

After decades of damning reports, bleak images, and depressing headlines, one new report claims to have a “positive update” on the Great Barrier Reef (GBR). The Reef & Rainforest Research Centre (RRRC), a non-profit organization, has published a report for the Queensland State Government that claims parts of the GBR…

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The Arctic’s Melting Permafrost Is Now Leaking Acid

As the global temperature gets progressively higher, the northernmost regions of America, Europe, and Asia have experienced an unexpected thawing. The frozen solid ground that covers much of this region, known as the permafrost, is melting due to climate change, and this is expected to have serious worldwide detrimental effects. Now researchers…

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‘No need for birth control’: Tanzanian president’s views cause outrage

John Magufuli says people who use contraceptives are lazy, and outsiders who promote birth control are giving bad advice Womens rights campaigners have expressed outrage after the Tanzanian president said there is no need for birth control. The president, John Magufuli, told a rally in Meatu, in the Simiyu region,…

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