What Would REALLY Happen If Everyone Stopped Eating Meat?

Not what you'd expect.

When an individual gives up meat and becomes a vegetarian, it changes how they cook, what products they buy, and their health. 

One person doesn't have a big impact on the world overall, but what if everyone went vegetarian

Turns out it would make a world of difference — and not in the obvious ways.

In their latest video, AsapSCIENCE discusses the chain reaction that would occur if there were no longer a market for animal meat. In short, getting rid of livestock would cause epic changes in land use, water cycles, pollution, farming and more. 

Curious about the butterfly effect of going vegetarian? Check it out here:

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