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ORGANIC FARM

Viewpoint: Organic or conventional produce? Doesn’t matter—just eat more fruits and vegetables

Lifehacker | 
All fruits and vegetables are good for you, but when people start talking about how to eat healthy, the word ...
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What the search for the Golden State Killer means for public DNA databases and law enforcement

Lifehacker | 
Law enforcement and genetic genealogists didn’t waste any time after public DNA databases led to the Golden State Killer suspect... A ...
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CRISPR plants are on the way—but gene-edited animals face more barriers

Lifehacker | 
GMO crops have extra layers of government regulation beyond what “conventionally” bred plants have to deal with. But this year, ...
Joseph James DeAngelo

Arrest in Golden State Killer case ‘probably not a lucky find at all, but a totally expected one’

Lifehacker | 
A DNA database led police to the Golden State Killer suspect through data his distant cousins had uploaded. Now, population genetics researchers ...
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Do GMO labels address food issues consumers care about?

Lifehacker | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Both the pro-labeling and ...
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Athletic fitness mostly in your genes

Vitals | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. If you’re not seeing ...

When GMO critics use scare tactics, ask what they’re selling

PLOS | 
Nutrition is a wonderful playground for people who want to manipulate fear. We need food to live, yet can be ...