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17 May 2008

Researchers at the University of Chicago have determined that switching to a vegan diet is more effective in countering global warming than switching from a standard American car to a Toyota Prius.

* SOURCE:
  The University of Chicago News Office
  http://www-news.uchicago.edu/releases/06/060413.diet.shtml

* LEARN MORE:
  Vegetarian is the New Prius
  Becoming Vegan
  Vegan Recipes
  Articles about the Environment 
  A Very Inconvenient Truth
  Rearing cattle produces more greenhouse gases than driving cars, UN report warns
  United Nations Report, “Livestock’s Long Shadow” (article summary and table of contents)

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