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Why the ‘Hong Kong’ flu is wreaking so much havoc

Mark Kaufman | 
In 1968, scientists discovered a new strain of flu circulating around Hong Kong. The virus, though, didn't stay put. It ...
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Video: How insect-resistant Bt GMO eggplant rescued Bangladesh’s staple crop

Pamela Ronald | 
[Editor’s note: Pamela Ronald is plant pathologist and geneticist. She is a professor in the Genome Center and the Department ...

Genetic analysis reveals first settlers of remote Oceania islands Vanuatu and Tonga were Asian

Ariel Bogle | 
A new study of ancient DNA could upend our understanding of the seafaring people who travelled vast distances to make ...
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Dan Rather calls out Democrats, press for misrepresenting science, GMOs

Dan Rather | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. I know some Democrats think "anti-science" ...

Viking men didn’t travel alone: Norsewomen helped colonize new lands, too

Tia Ghose | 
Vikings may have been family men who traveled with their wives to new lands, according to a new study of ...

Video: Mashable website tackles 4 common myths about GMOs

Eric Larson | 
The popular website Mashable has a crisp video presentation on 4 Myths About GMOs. The four they tackle: Myth 1: ...
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