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The Dubious Science Of GMO Food Labels
Science & Tech  (tags: Biotechnology, Genetic Engineering, GMO, Foods, Labels, Politics, Marketing, Gov't, Federal, State, Whole Foods, Starbucks, Confusion )

Brian
- 93 days ago - io9.com
"Some labeling practices seem more intent on sowing confusion than providing enlightenment."
India's Verdana Shiva On The New Food Wars: GMOS And Biofuels   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Verdana Shiva, geneticengineering, GMO, GM crops, India, Asia, Ireland, Africa, Latin America, business, health, humans, medicine, NewTechnology, technology, world )

Betsy
- 99 days ago - youtube.com
Following Rachel Carson's courage and case, Dr. Shiva has fought against food. Intellectual property rights, biotechnology, and genetic engineering. She has assisted campaigns against GM crops and GMO's in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
GMO Critics: 'Chill Out'!?
Science & Tech  (tags: food, gmo, science, study, research, safety, tyson, neil, degrasse, science, humans, healthcare, diet, food, scientists )

Mari
- 147 days ago - businessinsider.com
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, perhaps the country's most famous scientist, has a message for critics of genetically modified foods: "Chill out."
Neil DeGrasse Tyson Tells GMO Critics to "Chill Out"
Science & Tech  (tags: tyson, neil, deGrasse, research, science, interesting, humans, GMO, Genetically Modified Foods )

Mari
- 148 days ago - motherjones.com
Neil deGrasse Tyson takes a strong stand on another hot-button scientific topic: Genetically modified foods.
Semi-Synthetic Organism: Scientists Create First Living Organism That Transmits Added Letters in DNA "Alphabet"
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Life, Artificial Life, Semi Synthetic, DNA, New Life Forms, Bacterium, GMO )

Brian
- 234 days ago - sciencedaily.com
"Scientists have engineered a bacterium whose genetic material includes an added pair of DNA "letters," or bases, not found in nature; the bacterium's cells can replicate the unnatural DNA bases more or less normally..."
Monsanto's Harvest of Fear (a Revisit...)
Science & Tech  (tags: Monsanto, GMO, GE, Genetic Engineering, Genetically Modified, Intimidation )

Syd
- 252 days ago - care2.com
Just as frightening as the corporation's tactics - ruthless legal battles against small farmers - is its decades-long history of toxic contamination...
GM Crops: UK Scientists Call for New Trials
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, UK, GMO, Food )

Ray
- 288 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A new report on genetically modified (GM) crops, commissioned by the prime minister, calls for more UK field trials and fewer EU restrictions.
Chief EU Scientist Backs Damning Report Urging GMO Rethink| EurActiv
Science & Tech  (tags: gmo, eu, anne glover, research, scientists, GeneticEngineering, world, health, study, environment, humans, technology )

Tamara
- 443 days ago - euractiv.com
Studies linking genetically modified crops with adverse effects on the environment or animal health are based on "contested science", according to a recent report by the European Academies Science Advisory Council (EASAC), which received backing from Ann
Golden Rice: Lifesaver? *You Decide*
Science & Tech  (tags: business, design, food, GMO, GeneticEngineering, health, investigation, NewTechnology, research, society, technology, world )

Kit
- 488 days ago - nytimes.com
[....]the rice is endowed with a gene from corn and another from a bacterium, making it the only variety in existence to produce beta carotene, the source of vitamin A. Its developers call it "Golden Rice."
14-Year-Old Schools Talk Show Host About the Dangers of GMOs
Science & Tech  (tags: canada, business, computers, design, discovery, energy, environment, GMO, humans, investigation, research, scientists )

Kit
- 496 days ago - takepart.com
The talk show host is confronted with a 14 year old that knows her stuff.
Bad Science: Why We Need GMO Labeling
Science & Tech  (tags: GMO, GMO risks, research, protection, prevention, nutrition, investigation, health, environment, healthy, science, cover-up, Monsanto, dishonesty, corporate, corruption )

Marty
- 522 days ago - organicconnectmag.com
Professor David Suzuki makes clear why GMO foods are based on bad science and why GMO labeling is needed.
A New Take on Tobacco
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, GMO, health, humans, investigation, medicine, research, science, society, study, technology )

Kit
- 555 days ago - greenerideal.com
Scientists have located a happy place where two Bad News Betty's - tobacco and GMO - collide, asserting that cultures from genetically modified tobacco plants are able to be grown into a therapeutic anti-HIV antibody.
Designer Babies! Genetically Modified Facial Features for Beauty? What Is the Future of Patents?
Science & Tech  (tags: genetics.designer babies, GMO, patents, equalmoney, design, GeneticEngineering, humans, interesting, NewTechnology, research, world, scientists, science, technology, investigation, discovery )

Bernard
- 618 days ago - creationsjourneytolife.blogspot.com
What we know, is that: Facial Features are the Results of Genetics and Genetics are the Results of a Program. A Program is Measurable and thus, although we do not Yet understand How - it is inevitable that science is going to take us there,
How Biotech Is Gagging Research Into GMO Crops
Science & Tech  (tags: GMO, GMO risks, research, protection, prevention, nutrition, investigation, health, environment, healthy, science, cover-up, Monsanto, dishonesty, corporate, corruption )

Marty
- 624 days ago - organicconnectmag.com
Researchers who have exposed environmental or health-related risks from GMO crops have faced harassment, threats and worse.
 

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