I made a prediction that Soylent will hit a billion dollar valuation within 10 years – I’m now revising that to 3 years. That’s because Soylent is one of the only scalable and sustainable solutions to the enormous strain we are putting on the food & energy chain that feeds the growing human population.
“Ok. Hold up Nathan, WTF is Soylent?”
Let me start from the beginning.
On February 13th of 2013, a young man named Rob Rhineheart posted an audacious blog post titled ‘How I Stopped Eating Food’. Since then this post has garnered 812+ comments and can probably credited as the blog post that birthed the company (that is now assumably worth north of $100M).