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Viewpoint: We can’t let the coronavirus open a ‘back door’ to eugenics

Gordon Macdonald | 
The NHS response to Covid-19 has been incredible. It has shown the strong commitment by the medical profession and society ...
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Do you feel targeted by mosquitoes? Here’s why you may be right

Jenna Birch | 
If you’ve ever been at an outdoor party or BBQ during the fading hours of daylight and don’t personally notice ...
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Viewpoint: Organic ingredients don’t make junk food less fattening or more nutritious

Katy Severson | 
Our increasingly health-conscious society has created more and more of a demand for organic versions of our favorite junk foods ...
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‘Dirty Dozen’ list of ‘pesticide-poisoned’ fruits, vegetables used to be her bible, but Huffington Post food writer now sees it as more scare than science

Jill Neimark | 
It’s that time of year again, when the nonprofit advocacy organization Environmental Working Group publishes its annual list of the ...
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Are you an IPA beer fan? Your genes greatly influence whether you like hoppy, bitter brews

Courtney Iseman | 
Maybe you love IPAs, maybe you hate them. Either way, your strong feelings about this beer style have origins beyond ...
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New testosterone limits could force female runner Caster Semenya to race against men

Mary Papenfuss | 
Running phenomenon Caster Semenya of South Africa and some other top females runners will likely have to reduce their body’s natural ...
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South African economist: Fall armyworm outbreak shows why Africa should embrace GMO crops

Wandile Sihlobo | 
Editor's note: Wandile Sihlobo is an Agricultural Economist and Head of Agribusiness research at the Agricultural Business Chamber (Agbiz) in ...
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If you aren’t a morning person, evolution may be to blame

Sarah DiGiulio | 
[A] study published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences in July suggests our bodies and ...
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Activists claim gene editing could exploit animals, leads to unconscionable suffering

Peter Stevenson | 
[Editor’s Note: Peter Stevenson is the Chief Policy Advisor for the UK-based charity Compassion In World Farming] Traditional selective [animal] ...
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Monsanto’s Robert Fraley: How gene editing and data science can help meet global food needs sustainably

Robert Fraley | 
[Editor’s Note: Robert Fraley is Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Monsanto.] I was humbled to be the ...
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Organic water? Asarasi exploits loophole to get USDA-certified label on bottles

Carly Ledbetter | 
Much like asparagus water and water sommeliers, organic water is giving us pause. Though the concept isn’t new, it’s surprising to see it making ...
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Organic industry-funded anti-GMO group US Right to Know calls Food Evolution film ‘chemical industry propaganda’

Stacy Malkan | 
[Editor's note: Stacy Malkan is co-director of US Right to Know. Read the GLP's profile of USRTK here.] Some industry messaging ...
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EPA to investigate ‘glyphosate review-related matters’ after allegation of Monsanto collusion

Paul Thacker | 
The inspector general for the Environmental Protection Agency is initiating a probe into possible collusion between a former high-ranking EPA ...
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Tweet or die? Genes’ role in social media obsession

Sophie Gallagher | 
A new study revealed that the extent of our obsession with social media could actually be written in our genes, ...
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Video: Bill Nye finds people are terrified of GMOs — despite knowing little about them

Julie Thomson | 
Along with terms like organic and free-range, GMOs are a hot topic when it comes to our food. GMO stands for ...
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Fake science news: Rise of ‘predatory journals’ makes it easier to publish, spread ‘advocacy research’

Robert Fraley | 
[Editor's note: Robert Fraley is Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Monsanto. He has Ph.D. degrees in microbiology ...
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Rotten tomato: Senator Rand Paul misses mark targeting tastier tomatoes as wasteful research

Kevin Folta | 
[Editor’s note: Kevin Folta is a molecular biologist and chair of the horticultural sciences department at the University of Florida.] Senator [Rand] ...
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Donor blood shortage solved? Scientists can now mass produce artificial blood

Carolyn Gregoire | 
Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood, and every year, 4.5 million Americans would die without life-saving blood ...
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GM crop successes in South Africa offer hope for continent wrestling with climate change

Wandile Sihlobo | 
[Editor's note: Wandile Sihlobo is an agricultural economist and head of agribusiness research at the Agricultural Business Chamber (Agbiz) in ...