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Exploring the biotechnology revolution in food and medicine

Biotechnology develops cellular and bimolecular processes to create products that will make our lives easier .... Today, biotechnology fights against ...
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Monsanto, GMOs and journalism ethics: Science writer Tamar Haspel responds to HuffPost attack on her work

Tamar Haspel | 
[On August 6], HuffPost published a hit piece about me. It was about conflicts of interest, and I think it’s ...
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New migraine treatments a game changer for some patients

Laura Entis | 
Chronic migraine disorder, which a neurologist diagnosed [Michelle] Tracy with shortly after her initial ER visit, is defined as having ...
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Glyphosate-tainted burgers? Impossible Foods rebuffs Moms Across America’s latest anti-GMO campaign

Rachel Konrad | 
“Moms Across America” has escalated a year-long campaign against Impossible Foods to push its anti-vaccine, anti-GMO agenda to anyone gullible ...
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Expensive is healthier? How premium organic food prices mislead shoppers

Susan Robertson | 
Organic food and organic farming have a really strong association with being “better.” But not everyone means the same thing ...
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Viewpoint: Roundup on trial—speculative glyphosate-cancer lawsuits based on ‘junk science’

Michael Stiles | 
“The art of junk science is to brush away just enough detail to reach desired conclusions, while preserving enough to ...
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Union of Concerned Scientists, Ricardo Salvador mulled endorsing anti-GMO campaign in exchange for contributions, violating UCS’ ethics policy

Stephan Neidenbach | 
In a response to anti-GMO campaigners requesting endorsement, the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) promised to look into it in ...
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Bayer lawsuit: Here’s how plaintiffs in next Roundup trial will try to show glyphosate causes cancer

Michael Stiles | 
A late March start date is scheduled for a California state court trial of plaintiffs, Alva and Alberta Pilliod, against ...
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Viewpoint: Clif Bar is ‘concern trolling’ competition with its organic food propaganda

Stephan Neidenbach | 
Clif Bar published an open letter [March 6] to their “largest competitor” in the New York Times. The letter asks the CEO ...
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Plant geneticist Kevin Folta: University of California-San Francisco teams with anti-biotech activists attacking independent scientists

Kevin Folta | 
The University of California at San Francisco has compiled a database of documents claimed to shine a bright light on ...
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Despite controversial new study, there’s still no evidence Monsanto’s Roundup causes cancer, epidemiologist says

Gideon Meyerowitz-Katz | 
News stories have exploded recently.... screaming that glyphosate [the active ingredient in Monsanto's Roundup] is a cancer-causing evil that causes a 41% increase in people ...
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Viewpoint: Bernie Sanders’ views on alternative medicine and GMOs highlight troubling embrace of pseudoscience

Stephen Neidenbach | 
At 76 years old many assumed that 2016 would be the last time Bernie Sanders would run for office. The ...
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Viewpoint: How the Organic Trade Association flunked Science 101—No, organics are not ‘chemical free’

Stephan Neidenbach | 
I recently had an encounter on Twitter with the CEO of the Organic Trade Association (OTA), Laura Batcha. The OTA ...
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Could open source indoor farming help us feed 10 billion people?

Corby Kummer | 
Paul Gauthier, a plant physiologist at Princeton University, took a short drive up the New Jersey Turnpike to try to ...
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GMO crops and herbicides: A ‘win-win’ for farmers and the environment, plant scientist Wayne Parrott says

Wayne Parrott | 
A fertile soil is a microbial wonderland .... a tiny ecosystem too small to see with our eyes. Yet, the ...
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Viewpoint: DNA fitness test claims are ‘misleading’

Markham Heid | 
The sales pitch is compelling: By revealing the secrets locked inside your DNA, genetic testing can optimize your workout gains ...
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This mom and gardener doesn’t fear glyphosate—and says we shouldn’t either

Amber Boas | 
One of the perpetual battles I’m fighting these days is countering the misinformation about pesticides that gardeners like me responsibly ...
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Plant scientist Kevin Folta: Claims about glyphosate in orange juice are ‘brilliantly devious’

Kevin Folta | 
Since 2013 the science communication community and wacky food activists learned something important — you can fill a table with creepy numbers, ...
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Why are strawberries so big? The genetics behind ‘up-sizing’ fruits and vegetables

Celine Caseys | 
Once upon a time, there was a land where food was not guaranteed everyday. Children were searching woods to pick ...
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Chasing the mysterious polio-like disorder striking children

Bryson Masse | 
A runny nose or cough are normal symptoms during the fall, but this year doctors in the United States and ...
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Non-GMO labels mislead everybody, but may hurt poor people the most, nutritionist claims

Ruth MacDonald | 
Non-GMO labels on foods are popping up on grocery store shelves all over the US. These labels are intended to ...
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Is organic produce hazardous to your health?

Stephan Neidenbach | 
We’ve all heard the reports. Toxic organic pesticides cause problems for the environment. Organic pesticides are linked to Parkinson’s Disease, mass bee deaths, and ...
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Viewpoint: Challenging the hypocrisy of GMO critic Carey Gillam

Stephan Neidenbach | 
Carey Gillam is a former journalist for Reuters, and is currently the research director for US Right to Know (US ...
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6 things agroecology can do for farming and the environment

Agroecology has returned to the global spotlight, as one approach to bring farmers closer to meeting challenges [like rising food ...
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Why are all Roundup-cancer lawsuits filed in the US?

Michael Stiles | 
The unique conditions present in the U.S. led to the filing of more than 8,000 court claims alleging the use ...
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Viewpoint: Consumers Union calls Zen Honeycutt ‘a loon,’ but still promotes her anti-GMO message

Stephan Neidenbach | 
Michael Hansen is a senior scientist for Consumers Union, the consumer advocacy group that publishes Consumer Reports. He has also been fighting ...
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Biotech crops could soften impact of climate change, Gates Foundation says

Nick Austin | 
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) just released its 2018 State of Food Security and Nutrition in the ...
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Lessons learned from Twitter GMO debates with David Crosby and other celebrities

Stephan Neidenbach | 
When we are passionate about a topic, it is natural for us to become overly emotional when someone gets it ...
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