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Breakout Ventures, spun out of Peter Thiel's Breakout Labs, has closed its debut fund with $60M

Lindy Fishburne has spent most of the last six years heading up Breakout Labs, a San Francisco-based program that’s underwritten by renowned investor Peter Thiel and that in 2011 began offering nascent science-focused startups up to $350,000 in funding with no strings attached. 477 more words


The Next Leather Jacket Will Be Made From Mushrooms.

How an artist took the cow out of leather and replaced it with ‘shroom skins.

For years, I have been writing about biotech’s attempts to take cattle farming out of leather production and replace it with a more sustainable biotech alternative. 740 more words