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Edible Insects

Thailand's Edible Insect Industry Is Sustainable, Nutritious And Profitable

AP | Posted 10.25.2014 | Green

THANON NANG KLARN, Thailand (AP) — In a story Aug. 25 about insects being raised for food around the world, The Associated Press reported erroneousl...

Here's Why You Should Start Eating (More) Bugs

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.10.2014 | Taste

Wait, just hear us out. Insects could be the next big thing in food.

Lunch In The Not-Too-Distant Future? (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2014 | Weird News

Daniella Martin is so buggy for bugs that she had toasted crickets at her wedding, and regularly makes tacos, pizzas and sandwiches using crickets, me...

PHOTOS: Yep, Those Bugs Are Supposed To Be There

Posted 10.14.2013 | World

There are some amazing chocolates to be found throughout France, from bars to truffles. But French chocolate maker Sylvain Musquar is setting himself ...

New Weapon In The Fight Against Hunger

AP | FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 07.13.2013 | World

ROME -- The U.N. has new weapons to fight hunger, boost nutrition and reduce pollution, and they might be crawling or flying near you right now: edibl...

Why Did He Do It?

AP | TAMARA LUSH and SUZETTE LABOY | Posted 12.10.2012 | Miami

MIAMI — As a Florida medical examiner tries to determine how 32-year-old Edward Archbold died after eating insects during a contest to win a sna...

WATCH: Man Dies After Roach-Eating Contest

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 12.08.2012 | Miami

A South Florida man collapsed and died Friday night after winning a snake in a roach-eating contest. 32-year-old Edward Archbold had signed up to e...

Robin Wilkey

LOOK: San Francisco Entrepreneur Sells Energy Bars With Insects

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 06.27.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- A new Kickstarter project attempts to attack serious global concerns with an unusual new snack: cricket bars. Chapul, founded by c...

Would You Eat A Bug That Looked Like Sushi?

Posted 03.08.2012 | Business

Would you eat a caterpillar? What about organic and locally-grown Honey Caterpillar Croquettes that look a bit like sushi? The founders of Ento, a ...

WATCH: Carnitas, Beef Or Bugs? Edible Insect Food Cart Launches

Robin Wilkey | Posted 12.14.2011 | San Francisco

In August, hundreds of San Franciscans lined up on Folsom Street to taste the goods at the famous S.F. Street Food Festival. Faithful patrons crowded ...

Are Edible Bugs the New Sushi? (Video)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 12.13.2011 | Home
Kirsten Dirksen

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Five Ways To Cook A Cricket

Daniella Martin | Posted 10.08.2011 | Home
Daniella Martin

Crickets taste vaguely like a cross between a shrimp and an almond, and are highly nutritious: when dried, they rival beef pound-for-pound when it comes to protein, and far exceed it in calcium and iron.