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The sports, science and mainstream media have circulated a scientist’s claim that optimizing gut bacteria is the secret to elite athlete’s performance. But a closer inspection finds that her ideas may stink. Literally.
Anti-GMO critics often blame the herbicide glyphosate for monarch butterfly population declines, as it kills the insect’s habitat–weeds. But a closer look at the popular insect’s migratory path shows a variety of threats.
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"It’s so disappointing that they are so wrong on genetically modified organisms,” wrote Harvard microbiologist Kevin Bonham about UCS, reflecting the general concern among scientists that it simplistically criticizes conventional agriculture.
David Suzuki gained international fame from his science media shows. He's since become an environmental activist promoting chemophobia and anti-GMO views.
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