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Scientists took cells from a cow at an institute in the Netherlands & turned them into strips of muscle that they combined to make a patty. One food expert said it was "close to meat but not that juicy" & another said it tasted like a real burger. Researchers say the technology could be a sustainable way of meeting what is a growing demand for meat. Is it just me or is this creepy? If they can grow muscle from cells to create a patty, what else will they be creating in labs for us to eat?