CHRISTMAS LECTURES 2005: John Krebs - Food for the future
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Feeding the future
What foods will we be eating in the future? In his final lecture John looks at past developments and trends to try to predict the future of food and food production. He also looks 50 years ahead and considers the predicted growth of the world’s population, asking the questions:
How can we best feed everyone in 2055?
Are developments in conventional agriculture sufficient?
What alternative technologies might be used?
- Christmas Lecture
- London, UK
- Filmed in:
- The Theatre
- Collections with this video:
- CHRISTMAS LECTURES 2005: The truth about food
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