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Why Legalize Marijuana? Because GMO Pot Is On Its Way

Natural Cures
November 21, 2014

U.S. corporation Monsanto plans to launch production of genetically modified marijuana, and companies such as Drug Policy Alliance y Open Society Foundation are going to create our own brand, which will be produced under cannabis, information portal La Red 21. 265 more words

Marijuana

Top 10 Theories on How the World Will End

9. Genetically Engineered Human Mutants

With the kind of scientific experiments from which the stuff for popular science-fiction emerges, it is possible that humans would end up themselves and all life forms on earth. 120 more words

Altered Humans

Are We Round-up Ready?

The other day my sister-in-law, who’s a nuclear physicist, overheard me talking to her daughter about the corn we grow at Great Country Farms.

“Most of the corn in America comes from seeds that have been genetically engineered to produce a protein known as Bt, which kills the worms that like to eat sweet corn,” I said. 591 more words

Longevity Gene Therapy - Updated Projects

While discussing the longevity gene therapy project we encountered various questions and observations that prompted us to broaden the project and slightly change it. Generally, all the comments can be reduced into 5 main points: 3,629 more words

Life Extension

Mystic Mondays: The Medipig

“The piggie culture (spelt ‘piggie’ to differentiate from Piggy) is a deep one. Its mythology and legends go far back in time, so much so, that they are said to describe the birth of time itself. 295 more words

Art

Gobble, Gobble!

Hi y’all!

With Thanksgiving next week, I’m sure many of us have thought about where we will be getting our turkeys or hams (or tofurkeys or whatever your family traditions include,) but if you haven’t, make sure you check to get cruelty free or chemical free animals when you go shopping. 479 more words

EPA Expresses Concern Regarding Potential Development of 2,4-D-Resistant Weeds

I am not surprised that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) went ahead and registered Enlist Duo™, Dow Agrosciences’ pesticide cocktail made for spraying on corn and soybean crops genetically engineered (GE) to be tolerant of it. 651 more words

Biotechnology