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Snake Steaks! Python Farming Proposed Amid Rising Animal Consciousness

A recent study from Australia's, Macquarie University suggesting python farming as a sustainable food source has sparked intrigue and controversy. While the research highlights the efficiency of pythons in converting feed to protein and their low environmental impact compared to traditional livestock, it raises fundamental ethical and practical questions.

Why, in an era of growing awareness of animal rights and the environmental toll of meat production, should humanity seek to expand its dietary repertoire to include yet another form of animal meat from python farming?