What's the kindest way to kill a lobster?

Lobsters may not really scream when you boil them - they don't possess vocal cords - but research shows they can feel pain, and Switzerland's government decided to do something about the common culinary practice of boiling lobsters alive. According to the government order, the crustaceans "will now have to be stunned before they are put to death." [...]

What's the kindest way to kill a lobster?

In Switzerland, lobsters must now be stunned before being boiled - but do they really feel pain?

Thu 11 Jan 18 from BBC News

No one knows if lobsters feel pain, which makes boiling them alive rather complicated

Animals Switzerland's new laws ask you to consider the lobster. If you like eating lobster but have never cooked one yourself, hereís a brief word of advice: donít.

Tue 16 Jan 18 from Popular Science

It will be illegal to boil lobsters alive in Switzerland

The new laws come in light of overwhelming evidence suggesting crustaceans can sense pain.

Thu 11 Jan 18 from ZME Science

Switzerland rules lobsters must be stunned before they are boiled

Lobsters may not really scream when you boil them - they don't possess vocal cords - but research shows they can feel pain, and Switzerland's government decided to do something about the common ...

Thu 11 Jan 18 from Inhabitat

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