Waste Not Wednesday: Guess Who’s Coming for Dinner? 9.6 Billion People

Waste Not Wednesday
March 22, 2016
Imagine that you’re planning a dinner party. You’ve invited everyone, and are lenient with invitations, plus-ones, and friends-of-friends. Your friends tell their friends, who tell their families, who tell their neighbors, and eventually, the whole town’s showing up at your door tomorrow evening. And it’s a hungry crowd, too — so what do you do? How do you find enough food to host a growing number of guests? Or perhaps, an entire planet?