Soylent in media from Friday to Friday – Week #48

Compilation of Soylent inspired articles in media all around the Internet. Week #48 – 21. 11. 2014 – 28. 11. 2014


We decided to make this compilation so that no one would miss the latest news in the world of Soylent. Hope you’ll like it and that there is going to be enough material to continue each week.

This compilation has been also published on Reddit.

Solo Sailor Crosses Atlantic Surviving on Liquid Supermeal Ambronite

November 21, 2014

Liquid Supermeal Ambronite: Solo Sailor Crosses Atlantic Surviving on Organic Meal Replacement Powder that Rivals Soylent


The future of food: Crushed bugs, chemical elixirs and apps

November 23, 2014

What is the “next course” for humankind? A glass of a nutrition drink called “Soylent”? Along with some freeze-dried ice cream like the astronauts eat for dessert?


No more cooking, no more food? Rob Rhinehart on food substitute Soylent

November 23, 2014

Software engineer Rob Rhinehart, 26, turned to food engineering when he decided he did not like cooking or shopping for food.


Soylent self-test: live a week of powder

Original in German:

Soylent-Selbstversuch: Eine Woche von Pulver leben

November 23, 2014

Soylent is the opinion of the inventor on the food of the future. In Germany, the product is called Joylent and our editor has tested it.


Original in German / Google translation (good enough)

Soylent: The product of an overworked society

November 24, 2014

Soylent is cheap, beige and asks a compelling question on its website: “What if you never had to think about food again?”

It is intended to be a liquid meal-replacement by the original creator, Robert Rhinehart, who believes that human beings waste far too much time, money and energy on eating meals that often lack nutrients.


Sally Hall: Forget trying to save time on not cooking – it’s one of life’s joys

November 25, 2014

It was a question I knew the answer to straight away – and one that started a fierce pub debate.

Would you rather go for the rest of your life without eating, or with no further (in Bill Clinton’s parlance) sexual relations?

I couldn’t imagine a life without food.


MANA, divine food from the lab

Original in Czech:

MANA, božská potrava z laboratoře

November 25, 2014

When Moses and Aaron brought the Jewish people out of Egypt, so he eventually came across the desert to the Promised Land, probably not thinking about what it would be his brothers eat. Israelites are homesick for meat and bread and reviled prophets that they want to redeem hunger. Fortunately, however, there was God who sent down to earth people manu – The Food of the Gods, who is forty years nourished and who was I chosen to taste.

We recently came to my office pretty special invitation. Was it that we were invited to test the “most advanced food now” on behalf of MANA, which began its journey remedy the current board. Maybe you’ve already heard about anything like that.

More: Original in Czech / Google Translation

Improved Soylent 1.2 Shipping: New Formula Removes Animal Products, Now Vegan

November 26, 2014

Soylent, the food substitute, has improved their formula and put out Soylent 1.2, which will be the only formula shipped from the factory from now on. The changes in the ingredients have made it completely animal-free, which means that it’s (probably) not people for certain now.


The future of what we eat

November 27, 2014

Mayonnaise made without eggs, burgers without meat — a beige drink instead of dinner? Welcome to the food of the future, Silicon Valley’s latest target


Other mentions:

Rob Rheinhart here:

And Soylent mentioned here as a Post-Food:

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