In the modern world, we are able to achieve just about anything with technology. Now that we live in the age of face transplants and are on the cusp of putting the first human on Mars, altering the food we eat is, quite literally, a piece of cake.
Genetically altering food is nothing new. Oh no. It’s something that we have been doing for thousands of years. Yes – thousands! After all, food is one of the most important things in our lives, and we want to make sure that it’s up to scratch.
To see what fruits and vegetables looked like before we domesticated them, check out the video below:
As a result, many common fruits and vegetables that we eat on a daily basis once looked very different before we domesticated them, which, in case you’re wondering, is a much slower process than GMOs and can take hundreds of years.