Can we change our predatory ways?

Current Biology 25(20):R965 (2015)

As a top predator using rifles and harpoons, humans are shaping ecosystems in a unique way, often killing the wrong animals for the wrong reasons. Considering the ongoing crises of mass extinction and climate change, which is boosted by meat farming, we should employ our species-defining intelligence to reinvent our ecological role and learn to savour alternatives to meat. Michael Gross reports.

DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.10.001