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    Say I got a few cells from a cow/chicken etc. and could grow it into meat in the lab.The animal is unharmed and is still alive.The meat grown in the lab taste the same as if it was obtained via slaughter.
    Would you then eat the meat since the animal was unharmed ?
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    I don't miss meat so don't really care tbh but I guess I'd give it a go.
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    Just to add, this has already been achieved. The resulting meat/process is called in vitro meat.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_vitro_meat
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    (Original post by BrightonDunkley)
    I don't miss meat so don't really care tbh but I guess I'd give it a go.
    Yeah same here it's been two years so I no longer want meat anymore but I think I would be willing to try it
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    I can't help wondering this myself although I eat meat
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    (Original post by The-Spartan)
    Just to add, this has already been achieved. The resulting meat/process is called in vitro meat.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_vitro_meat
    take a look
    I know this already ,but it does not taste as good as real meat from slaughtered animals,so they still have a lot to do.
    That is why I added and it tasted as good as if it was obtained the traditional way.
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    (Original post by Kadak)
    Say I got a few cells from a cow/chicken etc. and could grow it into meat in the lab.The animal is unharmed and is still alive.The meat grown in the lab taste the same as if it was obtained via slaughter.
    Would you then eat the meat since the animal was unharmed ?
    No I wouldn't. Meat grosses me out - even the smell sometimes makes me feel nauseas. The thought of the blood and the fact it was once living I just :afraid:

    I also don't eat meat for religious reasons, along with the fact I don't want to kill animals.
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    (Original post by celloel)
    The thought of the blood.
    Don't worry there isn't any blood in the meat we eat.
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    I'm under the impression that many people become vegetarians because the animals are treated horribly (i.e battery farms)

    In this scenario surely there's no moral justification to refusing meat?
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    I'm vegetarian. You cAn do as you please.
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    I'm not fully vegetarian yet though I do spend some days eating just vegetarian stuff like salad and the reason that is because it makes me feel less bloated and in general better. Meat makes my skin feel so horrible. I don't stand for animal cruelty but that reason for becoming vegetarian would not be as important as the one about feeling better, health wise

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    (Original post by Carpe Diem Jay)
    I'm under the impression that many people become vegetarians because the animals are treated horribly (i.e battery farms)

    In this scenario surely there's no moral justification to refusing meat?
    This is true, although I'm sure some Christians may argue that it's playing God to engineer something like this.

    I'm vegetarian and simply wouldn't as just the smell puts me off meat. I was brought up vegetarian because my parents both were so the ethical issues were more of an after thought if I'm honest, I just have such a little desire to ever try it
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    I just don't like meat. Growing food in a lab seems like it would bring its own problems.
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    (Original post by Kadak)
    Say I got a few cells from a cow/chicken etc. and could grow it into meat in the lab.The animal is unharmed and is still alive.The meat grown in the lab taste the same as if it was obtained via slaughter.
    Would you then eat the meat since the animal was unharmed ?
    Vegetarian here and the answer is NO
 
 
 
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