Grub’s up! Restaurant puts bugs on the menu
Is eating insects a good idea? A restaurant in New York is serving grasshoppers, worms and scorpions to hungry customers. Some people think, soon, we will all eat insects.
Do you want creepy crawlies for dinner? A restaurant in New York is putting insects on the menu.
At Brooklyn Bugs, you can feast on worms, grasshoppers, scorpions and more.
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Experts say we should eat insects to save the planet.
Bugs are very healthy and they do not harm the environment. They are easy to get because there are so many of them around.
In fact, the United Nations (UN) says that people should eat bugs every day.
Not everyone is happy.
The chef at Brooklyn Bugs said that it is hard to turn something that “people don’t think of as food into something delicious”.
Is eating insects a good idea?
No. It is disgusting. Insects are horrible to look at, let alone put in your mouth. No, thank you!
Yes. It is a great way to save the planet and feed the growing number of people in the world. Soon, we will all be eating bugs.
- Would you eat an insect?
- Design your own insect menu! Try to make it look like a real restaurant menu.
Some People Say...
“[Insects will be] the planet’s most sustainable food source.”Jarrod Goldin, businessman
What do you think?
- Where people pay to go and eat meals.
- The natural world.
- When you can keep doing something forever without hurting the environment.