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www.washingtonpost.com/news/food/wp/2018/01/13/another...

Poached, grilled, or baked with brie. Served on a roll, or in mac ‘n cheese. Lobsters may be one of the most popular crustaceans in the culinary arts. But when it comes to killing them, there ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pain_in_crustaceans

In 2005 a review of the literature by the Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food Safety tentatively concluded that "it is unlikely that [lobsters] can feel pain," though they note that "there is apparently a paucity of exact knowledge on sentience in crustaceans, and more research is needed."

www.straightdope.com/columns/read/2837/do-lobsters-feel...

Dear Straight Dope: I just finished reading an archived article from the August 2004 issue of Gourmet magazine in which the recently deceased David Foster Wallace writes about the Maine Lobster Festival. Mr. Wallace raised a lot of interesting issues, mainly surrounding whether lobsters might feel pain when they are cooked (i.e., boiled) alive.

abcnews.go.com/Health/PainManagement/story?id=722163&page=1

Drop a lobster in boiling water and the lobster will thrash around wildly. Pierce an earthworm with a fishhook and the worm will twist and writhe in excruciating pain. Or will it? Do these animals ...

www.businessinsider.com/do-lobsters-feel-pain-2014-5

A Norwegian study from 2005 concluded the opposite: lobsters do not have brains, so they do not feel pain. However, most consumers still don't see it that way. Lobsters inspire more compassion ...

www.popsci.com/swiss-lobster-pain

No one knows if lobsters feel pain, which makes boiling them alive rather complicated Switzerland's new laws ask you to consider the lobster. By Sara Chodosh posted Jan 16th, 2018 at 11:50am

www.cbc.ca/radio/quirks/do-lobsters-feel-pain-fighting...

Do lobsters feel pain when we boil them alive? The Swiss government passed a law stating people can no longer boil a lobster alive. Here's the science behind how the crustaceans may feel pain.

www.thetimes.co.uk/article/lobsters-feel-pain-when-boiled...

Lobsters and crabs can feel pain and should have legal protection to stop chefs from boiling them alive, according to a new animal rights group. Crustacean Compassion wants decapod crustaceans, as...

www.quora.com/Do-crabs-and-lobsters-feel-pain-when-they...

Anil Seth: With lobsters, we just don't know if they can feel pain. There's a thing in ethics that we call the Precautionary Principle, when not knowing we should err on the side of caution. If there is the potential for something to have the ability to suffer, we should treat that possibility very seriously. So boiling lobsters, not a very ...

www.nytimes.com/2018/01/12/science/lobster-pain-swiss.html

The Swiss Consider the Lobster. It Feels Pain, They Decide. ... But scientists say they’re unsure whether lobsters feel pain. ... The chef stumped him by asking if lobsters felt pain when cooked.