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Frankenfoods: Genetically Modified For Your Consumption

Whether you were examining the labels on your food products out of interest in the ingredients or simply because you were bored, you may have noticed over the past several months or so that many food products now contain some form of the circled statement in the above image.  1,989 more words

Random Ramblings

The Problem With Genetically Engineered Crops

So I read the peer-reviewed article, Genetically Engineered (GE) Crops: A misguided strategy for the twenty-first century?, and it was pretty interesting. My focus for this blog is intended to be on the the struggles or issues many modern gardeners face. 1,002 more words

Blog Post

Why GMO’s are Controversial

GMO’s oftentime get a bad rap from those outside of the scientific community, and I believe that this stems from the thought that all GMO’s are killing butterflies and making the big agriculture millions if not billions of dollars. 1,451 more words

Science

Do Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Cause Cancer?

No they don’t.

According to County Superior Court Judge Kristi Kapetan, Monsanto does.

Read article ‘Monsanto’s Roundup Must Carry Cancer Warning Label’ here.

Roundup reclassified as… 115 more words

Health

Peeling Back the Labels: Non-GMO & Organic

The rise of Non-GMO foods has stormed the aisles of almost every supermarket, natural food store and big box outlet, running rip shod over almost every other label claim. 960 more words

What Is Organic

Rise Of The Chimera: Scientists Grow Embryo That Is Part Human, Part Pig...

A HYBRID human-pig embryo has been injected into a sow’s womb as scientists push the ethical boundaries of science in the hope that they can create lifesaving donor organs. 127 more words

News

Do We Need an International Body to Regulate Genetic Engineering?

Imagine a scenario, perhaps a few years from now, in which Canada decides to release thousands of mosquitoes genetically modified to fight the spread of a devastating mosquito-borne illness. 1,136 more words