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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
- 11 hours 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.
USDA Gives $3.8 Million in Grants to Develop and Promote Nanotech in Food
Science & Tech  (tags: nanotech, food, USDA, universities )

Judy
- 9 days ago - theantimedia.org
Few Americans know about nanotech being used in the food supply, but itâEUR(TM)s a growing reality that the USDA is funding.
Pamela Ronald: The Case for Engineering Our Food   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Genetic Engineering, Genetic Modification, Food, Crops, Agriculture, Pamela Ronald, TEDTalks )

Brian
- 16 days ago - youtube.com
Pamela Ronald studies the genes that make plants more resistant to disease and stress. In an eye-opening talk, she describes her decade-long quest to help create a variety of rice that can survive prolonged flooding.
Honor Man for Feeding Animals in Nuclear Disaster Zone
Science & Tech  (tags: ethics, wildlife, risks, food, radia-active, habitat )

Julie
- 38 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Honor man for feeding animals in nuclear disaster zone.
EPA Concludes Neonicotinoid Pesticides Linked to Bee Deaths Don't Protect Soybean Crops - Take Part
Science & Tech  (tags: US, EPA, Bees, neonicotinoid pesticides, Food, Ecosystem, Sustainability, World )

Victoria
- 59 days ago - takepart.com
A new study from the US Environmental Protection Agency has found that bee-killing toxic pesticides containing neonicotinoids are not effective at killing pests such as aphids on soybean crops. More EPA studies are to conducted on corn and cotton.
What Did Monsanto Show Bill Nye To Make Him Fall "In Love" With GMOs?
Science & Tech  (tags: Bill Nye, gmos, science, health, environment, food, scientists )

Nancy
- 83 days ago - motherjones.com
He gave no details, just that he "went to Monsanto and I spent a lot of time with the scientists there." As a result, he added with a grin, "I have revised my outlook, and am very excited about telling the world. When you're in love, you want to tell...
Study Finds Monsanto's GM Corn Nutritionally Dead and Highly Toxic - Via In5d.Com
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Genetically modified corn, GMOs, Toxic Chemicals, Food, Health risks, World )

Victoria
- 167 days ago - in5d.com
A 2012 nutritional analysis of genetically modified corn found that not only is GM corn lacking in vitamins and nutrients when compared to non-GM corn, but the genetic creation also poses numerous health risks due to extreme toxicity.
New Potato Can Be Grown With Just Sea Water
Science & Tech  (tags: food, nutrition, GoodNews, goodnews, world, technology, science )

Glenn
- 216 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
This could help end world hunger.
How Three Teens Used Bacteria to Tackle Global Food Poverty
Science & Tech  (tags: Food, Global Food Poverty, Teens, Expermentation, Inoculation, Bacteria, Crop Modification, Artificial Selection, Enhanced Crops )

Brian
- 223 days ago - csmonitor.com
"Ciara, Emer, and Sophie completed more than 100 experimental runs in their backyard garden laboratory and inoculated thousands of seed samples with a diluted syrup of rhyzobia."
GMO Science Takes a Blow as Studies Are Retracted - Via Mercola
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, GMOs, Biotechnology Industry, Retracted Studies, Food, Health risks, World, Article )

Victoria
- 240 days ago - articles.mercola.com
Article: The Public Face of GMOs Loses Scientific Credibility; The Snowball Effect of Retracted Studies; The Problem with GMO Plant Science; Results from Animal-Feeding Studies Correlate with Human Disease Patterns; GMO Foods Have Never Been Proven Safe.
10 Scientific Studies Proving GMOs Can Be Harmful To Human Health - Via Collective Evolution
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, GMOs, Research Studies, Food, Health risks, World )

Victoria
- 240 days ago - collective-evolution.com
There are a multitude of credible scientific studies that clearly demonstrate why GMOs should not be consumed, and more are emerging every year, here are 10 of them. If anybody ever tells you that GMOs are completely safe for consumption, it's not true.
Global Meat Consumption Needs to Fall to Protect the Environment and Meet Food Demand: Study
Science & Tech  (tags: world, global, food, diet, consumption, demand, emmissions, Greenhouse gas, Sustainabililty, research, study )

Darren
- 267 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Research from Cambridge and Aberdeen universities estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate. That will make it harder to meet global targets on limiting emissions.
GMO Critics: 'Chill Out'!?
Science & Tech  (tags: food, gmo, science, study, research, safety, tyson, neil, degrasse, science, humans, healthcare, diet, food, scientists )

Mari
- 297 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."
 

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