Taste and Place

Season 3 Episode 8 | 28m 19s

Food technology is not just bio-engineering and the latest organic super seeds. It also means the routine trip to the grocery store can equal less interaction with human clerks and more with robots -- like the computers living inside the self check-out scanners. In this episode of NEOtropolis looks at the forces of technology affecting how we grow and consume food.

Aired: 03/27/12

Rating: NR

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Funding for NEOtropolis provided by Kent State University and The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.