Canada Just Banned Soylent
After ruling that Soylent does not meet the requirements of a "meal replacement," the Canadian Food Inspection Agency has blocked all shipments into the country.
This Startup Turns Beer Waste into Fancy Vegan Smoothies
Wasting beer is not cool—but maybe beer waste is.
No One's Sure Why Soylent's Food Bars Are Making People Puke
People on Reddit and Soylent’s message board have been complaining of some unintended side effects from eating Soylent Food Bars—namely, nausea, horrific diarrhea, and intense vomiting.
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It's 2016, So Where Are All the Meal-Replacement Pills Already?
As far back as the Chicago World’s Fair in 1893, people were speculating and writing about the inevitable arrival, one day, of a food pill that would replace conventional meals.
Ryder Ripps Designs Soylent Food Bars | Insta of the Week
Is black text on a white background enough to sustain you?
I Ate at the World’s First 3-D Printed Food Restaurant
At the recently opened FoodInk pop-up in London, the furniture, utensils, and food are all 3-D-printed. But are puréed ingredients extruded through a syringe really the future of cooking?
It’s Art: Refrigerators Full of Soylent
Famished at Frieze? Nourish yourself with a refreshing bottle of meal-replacement drink.
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I Tried to Save Money and Eat Healthy and It Nearly Ruined My Life
I ate homemade gruel and "nutritionally complete" meal replacement snacks for a week. I was completely destroyed by the end of it.
The Former Drug Dealer Who Came Up with Europe’s Answer to Soylent Is Doing Just Fine
Joey van Koningsbruggen now has his own warehouse and seven full-time employees.
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One of Our Writers Went on an All-Alcohol Diet for a Week
An all-alcohol diet that satisfies all of your daily nutritional needs is possible, but it's not fun to do and will make you shit blood. You won't even lose weight.
This Former Drug Dealer Came Up with Europe's Answer to Soylent
It's called Joylent and is really very similar to the original food replacement shake.
Abel van Gijlswijk
Life After Food
Soylent is a sci-fi-inspired nutrient shake, and for an entire month it was the only thing I ate.