<p>Do vegans have a right to be so smug? This week we find out whether it really is better for the environment, and our bodies, to go vegan. We speak to environmental researcher Joseph Poore, historian Prof. Connie Hilliard, anthropologist Prof. Katharine Milton, and nutrition researcher Prof. Roman Pawlak.<br /><br />Check out the transcript right <a href="https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KMEluvrhIr1aILpGQNRHcJWanAqIAY3pXx4ydwDtsKQ/edit">here</a>. <br /><br />Selected references: </p><ul><li>Joseph’s study comparing <a href="http://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6392/987">40,000 different farms</a></li><li>Connie’s paper <a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27408710">comparing countries </a>that consume more or less dairy</li><li>A <a href="https://www.bmj.com/content/351/bmj.h4580">big review</a> of calcium intake and fracture risk</li><li>This <a href="http://www.eatdrinkpolitics.com/wp-content/uploads/SimonWhitewashedDairyReport.pdf">report</a> on the influence of the dairy industry</li><li><a href="https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/%28SICI%291520-6505%281999%298%3A1%3C11%3A%3AAID-EVAN6%3E3.0.CO%3B2-M">Katie’s paper</a> on the evolution of meat-eating</li><li>Roman’s work <a href="http://sci-hub.tw/https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23356638">rounding up studies</a> on a vitamin deficiency</li></ul><br />Credits: This episode was produced by Rose Rimler with help from Wendy Zukerman, along with Meryl Horn and Odelia Rubin. Our senior producer is Kaitlyn Sawrey. We’re edited by Blythe Terrell and Caitlin Kenney. Fact checking by Michelle Harris. Mix and sound design by Emma Munger. Music by Emma Munger and Bobby Lord. Recording assistance from Robbie MacInnes, Paul Reece, Spencer Silva, and Hady Mawajdeh. For this episode we also spoke to Connie Weaver, Nathan H. Lents, Mark Bolland, Ambrish Mithal, Marco Springmann, Mary Beth Hall, Tara Garnett, Tom Sanders, Frederick Leroy, and others. Thank you so much for your help. And a big thanks to the Zukerman family and Joseph Lavelle Wilson.
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