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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
- 3 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
- 3 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.
Sylvia Earle, Undersea Explorer & Marine Biologist, Using Technology To Understand The Oceans   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Sylvia Earle, Ocean Life, deep water horizon, pollution, over fishing, fish, marine life, whales, animals, ecosystems, habitat, oceans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Betsy
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
Sylvia Earle, marine biologist & spokesperson for the ocean, was the first person to be awarded the Time Magazine "Hero For The Planet" Award in 1998.
Mega Penguin's Massive Foot Shows It Was Tallest and Heaviest Ever to Walk the Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - independent.co.uk
Scientists have discovered what they believe to be the biggest penguin to have ever waddled the Earth, standing taller than a human and weighing more than 18 stone.
New Formula Could Cut Pollution From Concrete
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, science, research, investigation, environment, NewTechnology, formula, pollution, concrete, global warming, eco-friendly )

Darren
- 3 days ago - scientificamerican.com
The new concrete would contribute less to global warming and be stronger
The Committee For Skeptical Inquiry: No Health Risks From GMOs
Science & Tech  (tags: Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, Genetic Modification, GMOs, Science Literacy, Misinformation, Fear Mongering, Health, Safety )

Brian
- 4 days ago - csicop.org
"Genetic modification is easy to portray as a new and scary technology, but fear mongering is largely based on misinformation, a misunderstanding of evolution and our place in the natural world, and vague fears of contamination."
Prehistoric Stone Tools Evolved Independently Within Local Populations, Say Researchers
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 4 days ago - popular-archaeology.com
It wasn't exclusively the arrival of new people from Africa with new technology that changed the stone tool repertoire of early humans in Eurasia a few hundred thousand years ago--it was local populations in different places and times gradually
Roman 20,000 Coins Hoard 'Among Largest'
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 4 days ago - bbc.com
The Seaton Down Hoard is believed to be one of the largest and best preserved 4th Century collections to have been found in Britain.
Dark Matter Looks WIMPy
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, science, research, scientists, news, nasa, humans, astronomy, discovery, cosmology, dark matter, WIMPy, International Space Station, Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, particles, weakly interacting massive particles )

Darren
- 4 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Data from the International Space Station-based Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer experiment supports the idea that dark matter consists of the invisible particles called weakly interacting massive particles, or WIMPs. Clara Moskowitz reports
USDA: Genetically Modified Wheat Found in Montana
Science & Tech  (tags: USDA, Montana, GM, GM wheat, trade )

Judy
- 4 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
No genetically engineered wheat has been approved for U.S. farming, and the discovery of unapproved varieties can pose a potential threat to U.S. trade with countries that have concerns about genetically modified foods.
Urge These Two Democratic FCC Commissioners to Save Net Neutrality ACTION US
Science & Tech  (tags: net neutrality, usa, technology, internet, FCC, Clyburn, Wheeler, Rosenworcel )

Nancy
- 4 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Chairman Wheeler will need two votes to enact net neutrality rules and they will need to come from Democratic Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mignon Clyburn because the needed votes won't be coming from the Republican Commissioners.
The Water On Earth Predates The Formation Of The Sun
Science & Tech  (tags: science, space, study, research, discovery, water, solar system, astronomy, oceans, deuterium )

Michael
- 4 days ago - iflscience.com
A doctoral student claims to have solved the question of where the solar system's water comes from, including both our own oceans and the ice that makes up comets and the moons of the outer planets.
Water on Earth Is OLDER Than the Sun: Similarity Between Oceans and Icy Comets Increases Our Chance of Finding Alien Life
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, news, interesting, humans, environment, discovery, astronomy, earth, water, solar system, exoplanets, ancient ice, asteroids, sun )

Darren
- 4 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Earth's water may have begun life in the early solar system, says study This means exoplanets may form in environments with abundant water The study took a look at ancient ice preserved in comets and asteroids
A Computer Scientist Tells Mathematicians How To Write Proofs
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, science, research, interesting, humans, discovery, history, computers, computer, scientists, mathematics, proof, 17th century )

Darren
- 4 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Why do mathematicians insist on writing proofs in prose, the same way 17th century mathematicians did?
Technology Unlocks the Mysteries of Bird Flight
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, science, research, animals, bird flight, aviation, birds, aerodynamics )

Darren
- 5 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Bob Dylan asked: "Are birds free from the chains of the skyway?" Sure, this is a metaphor (in Dylan's case, for a lost love) but it works because the complexities of avian flight--from migration and navigation to group dynamics--have long been a mystery

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