03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

UK Climate Chief Lord Stern: Give Up Meat To Save The Planet

People will need to turn vegetarian if the world is to conquer climate change, according to a leading authority on global warming.

In an interview with The Times, Lord Stern of Brentford said: "Meat is a wasteful use of water and creates a lot of greenhouse gases. It puts enormous pressure on the world's resources. A vegetarian diet is better."

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