May 28, 2021

Top 10 endangered foods and drinks

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An increasing human population and a warming planet will have an impact on food sources - here’s what’s at risk

Planet Earth has existed for billions of years and experienced great change over time. Animals, habitats, land and species have been lost. With the impact of climate change, the human race is facing the loss of food, alongside a rapidly growing population.  

Avocados were almost overeaten to extinction by giant armadillos in the Pleistocene era and this invites the question - how many foods didn’t make it? 

Here are Food Digital’s Top 10 foods which we might lose to the population crisis or climate change (no known threat of giant placental mammals, yet).


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