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Health Ranger Launches World's First Search Engine That Favors New Media While Banning Corporate and Government Propaganda: Good
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, humans, computers, search engine, GoodGopher, New Media, corporate, government, propaganda, ethical )

Darren
- 34 days ago - naturalnews.com
Health Ranger launches world's first search engine that favors New Media while banning corporate and government propaganda: GoodGopher.com
No Scientist Should Face Harassment. Period.
Science & Tech  (tags: UCS, Union of Concerned Scientists, Anti-Science Attacks, Harassment, FOIA, Climate Change, Genetic Engineering, Gay Marriage )

Brian
- 19 days ago - blog.ucsusa.org
We should be able to have critical discussions about science without attacking the individuals that create it.
Five Questions For Anti-GMO Activists
Science & Tech  (tags: Anti-GMO activists, Questions, GMOs, Organic, Certification, Research, Consensus )

Brian
- 19 days ago - welovegv.com
Not every GMO on the market is related to pesticides. The Arctic Apple was modified to reduce food waste by not browning, and SimplotâEUR(TM)s new potato reduces a known carcinogen when potatoes are heated, and also reduces food waste by not browning.
No Matter What You Think, Radishes Aren't Actually Spicy
Science & Tech  (tags: news, science, taste, food, radishes, interesting, humans )

Carrie
- 29 days ago - io9.com
Radishes may seem spicy ~ but they're not. They donâEUR(TM)t have any spicy flavor compounds in them, the way chili peppers do. So why do they taste spicy when you bite into them?
The World Needs Scientific Rationalism
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Science Illiteracy, Public Apathy, Hostility, Climate Change, Vaccines, GMOs, Nuclear Energy )

Brian
- 43 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
There is increasing apathy towards science, verging, in some places, on hostility. National Geographic magazine takes this emerging phenomenon so seriously that its March 2015 cover bore the headline: "The War On Science."
The Dose Makes the Poison.
Science & Tech  (tags: Chemistry, Chemicals, Dose, Toxicology, Toxicity, LD50 )

Brian
- 44 days ago - doccamiryan.wordpress.com
So many of us misunderstand basic chemistry and what âEUR~toxicâEUR(TM) really means.
How Big Data Could Reshape the American Workforce
Science & Tech  (tags: internet, NewTechnology, technology, workplace )

Cal
- 50 days ago - news.vice.com
Big data's move into the world of workforce development is just beginning, as are the debates around its use and its content.
Scientists: Earth Endangered By New Strain of Fact-Resistant Humans ~ HUMOR ~ SATIRE
Science & Tech  (tags: Humor, Satire, news, science, research, investigation, discovery, humans, scientists, world, safety, interesting, environment, climate-change, global warming, pollution )

Carrie
- 50 days ago - newyorker.com
(The Borowitz Report) ~ Scientists have discovered a powerful new strain of fact-resistant humans who are threatening the ability of Earth to sustain life, a sobering new study reports.
Here's What 9,000 Years of Breeding Has Done to Corn, Peaches, and Other Crops
Science & Tech  (tags: Agriculture, Farming, Crops, Selective Breeding, Artificial Selection )

Brian
- 50 days ago - vox.com
Fruits and vegetables have changed a lot since the onset of agriculture 10,000 years ago, as generation after generation of farmers artificially bred crops to select for more desirable traits like size and taste.
 
 
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