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Scotland Will Bar All Genetically Modified Crops
Science & Tech  (tags: GMO, ban, crops, Scotland, EU, law )

Evelyn
- 13 days ago - scientificamerican.com
GM crop ban became feasible legally earlier this year after the European parliament approved a new law that allowed EU member nations to ban GMOs for reasons 'other than science', including country planning and socio-economic impact.
Quotable Quotes From Scientists and Other Folks on the Dangers of Genetically Engineered Foods and Crops
Science & Tech  (tags: GMO, quotable quotes, scientists )

Evelyn
- 36 days ago - organicconsumers.org
Example: "The fact is, it is virtually impossible to even conceive of a testing procedure to assess the health effects of genetically engineered foods when introduced into the food chain, nor is there any valid nutritional or public interest reason"
Bayer and Co. Have Sued the European Commission to Stop the Ban on Its Bee-Killing
Science & Tech  (tags: GMO, Bayer, Syngenta, pesticides, BASF, ban, Europen Commission, corruption, safety, food, bees business, consumers, corporate, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, farming, news, seeds, biotech company )

Sen
- 96 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Wow. Bayer, BASF and Syngenta are suing the European Commission to overturn a ban on the pesticides that are killing millions of bees around the world.
Opinion: On Global GMO Regulation
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, tech, study, society, scientists, science, safety, research, news, investigation, humans, GMO, regulation, genome-editing, modifying, crops, genetically, modified, foods, ethics )

Darren
- 185 days ago - the-scientist.com
Advances in genome-editing technologies have made modifying crops easier than ever before. TheyâEUR(TM)ve also clouded the already murky realm of genetically modified foods.
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 )

Fiona
- 345 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
- 394 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
- 394 days ago - motherjones.com
Neil deGrasse Tyson takes a strong stand on another hot-button scientific topic: Genetically modified foods.
Monsanto's Harvest of Fear (a Revisit...)
Science & Tech  (tags: Monsanto, GMO, GE, Genetic Engineering, Genetically Modified, Intimidation )

Syd
- 498 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
- 534 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
- 689 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
- 734 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
- 742 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
- 769 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
- 802 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
- 865 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,
 

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