food insecurity

Bugs May Be the Food of the Future, So We Gave Termite and Scorpion a Try

Eating meat is not a sustainable way to keep feeding the growing population of the world. Some think insects are the answer. To produce the same amount of protein as cattle, crickets need about 12 times less feed. So, would you eat an insect diet to save the planet and stop world hunger? Yusuf Omar of Hashtag Our Stories joined Chef Joseph Yoon for a meal of crickets, termites, ants, grasshoppers and even scorpions. It’s not as weird as you think.