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Viewpoint: Politico veers again into pseudoscience and politics with another misleading glyphosate infographic

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Once again, a website known for its political coverage proves itself unable to report on science-related issues ...
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Pseudo-science alert: For $9,500, Politico provides disinformation about crop biotechnology, GMOs and pesticides

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When Politico strays from politics into agricultural biotech, its naiveté and lack of science expertise shows through ...
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Using genetic engineering to turn annual crops into perennials could bolster global food production

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One of the ways we could increase yields--and improve sustainability--would be to convert key grain crops into perennials, allowing them ...
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From a sustainability perspective, GMO AquaBounty salmon should be a ‘dream come true’. Why do environmentalists oppose it?

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The flip-flop by Food and Water Watch and other advocacy groups rests not on environmental or science-based concerns but on ...
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Why neonicotinoid pesticides don’t deserve a ‘deadly to bees’ label

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While some activists blame the popular class of pesticides for bee deaths, research suggests there are many contributing factors. And ...
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How much can we blame our genes for addictive behavior?

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Of all the people who try alcohol or illegal drugs, only 10 to 20 percent get addicted. No single gene ...
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Examining the EU’s contradictory treatment of glyphosate and copper sulfate pesticides

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Of all the elements the EU considers in ag regulations, science gets the shortest shrift ...
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Can genetic engineering deliver a natural microbial fertilizer for crops?

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At the turn of the previous century, German scientists Fritz Haber and Carl Bosch got all the credit for finding ...
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Organic fungicide copper sulfate poses dangers to humans, animals, insects—how does it compare to conventional pesticides?

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Organic farming is not chemical free. Copper sulfate is a popular one. How does it work and how does it ...
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Let’s say we can force the mosquito into extinction — should we do it?

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Not many people like mosquitoes. So why not eliminate them? Newer techniques like CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing may make this possible ...
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Are GMO critics more open to gene editing that targets plant and human diseases?

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The early generations of transgenic plants focused primarily on increasing productivity, either by reducing pest damage or increasing yields by ...
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Using gene editing to control forest fires? It could be a reality if anti-biotechnology activists don’t block it

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The American west has experienced devastating wildfires in recent years; while the number of fires has decreased a little over ...
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After successful demonization campaign against herbicide glyphosate, anti-GMO activists and environmental groups take aim at atrazine

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In July, the US Environmental Protection Agency issued an extensive report that reviewed decades of science and declared that a ...
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Costs and benefits need to be assessed in weighing bans on glyphosate and neonicotinoids

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The continuing debates over whether the herbicide glyphosate or the insecticide class of neonicotinoids (neonics) could—or should—remain available for farmers ...
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‘Chemical free’ organic industry’s unacknowledged ‘pesticide problem’

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The organic label is often touted as meaning "pesticide free" and has become a rallying cry for anti-GMO activists. But ...
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Sustainability advantage: ‘High-yield’ intensive agriculture outpaces organic farming, large study shows

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Opposition to “high-yield” agriculture has taken many forms: Accusations of corporate takeover of the idealized family farm; preference for organic ...
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GMO wine: Are we ready for it?

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Genetic modification of grapes could help wine growers deal with a range of challenges -- if they can be convinced ...
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Viewpoint: No, wild bees haven’t been decimated by neonicotinoids, glyphosate

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Bees and pesticides (and not just insecticides) have been the focus of activists and scientists alike, particularly since a 2006-2008 ...
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Predictability: Why there’s no reason to be looking for ‘unexpected surprises’ in GMO breeding

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There's a big difference between "unintended" and "unexpected" effects from genetics and breeding, and regulators are looking for the wrong ...
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How genetics could help agroecology—the science, not the political movement

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Agroecology isn’t rocket science So wrote Daniel Moss, head of the AgroEcology Fund, and Mark Bittman, former food columnist, in ...
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Can CRISPR help us stop wasting so much food?

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CRISPR. It’s not what’s for dinner. Not yet, at least. But the hot genetic editing technology could be instrumental in ...
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Celiac disease: What’s behind the surge in diagnoses?

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A few years ago, the book “Wheat Belly” became a hit, as it pointed to new “scientifically engineered” strains of ...
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European farmers already pondering what life without glyphosate might be like

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In the aftermath of the European Parliament’s 355-204 vote opposing the renewal of the popular herbicide glyphosate in 2018 for households ...
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Even as managed honeybee colonies hit record numbers, another threat to their health is identified: Mystery viruses

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The quest to figure out what's behind honeybee deaths has become as much a political question as a scientific one. Recent ...
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Why we don’t all need to be vegans in the pursuit of sustainability

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Humans are unique in the degree to which they can manipulate their surroundings. And agriculture is one enormous way to ...
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Is the key to treating or preventing autism hiding in the gut microbiome?

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Studies have connected the brain and the microbiome through what’s becoming known as the “gut-brain-axis.” The mystery of our microbiota ...
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Anti-GMO groups draw FDA rebuke over misrepresentation of Golden Rice nutrition

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Finally, the FDA weighed in on Golden Rice, with its May 24 announcement approving it for use in the United ...
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Lessons learned from the GMO debate could pave way for public acceptance of gene drives

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For people who watched the decades-old opposition to “GMO” unfold, headlines like this one from The Guardian look familiar: US military agency ...