Articles written specifically for the GLP or articles that are reposted from other sources (sometimes in modified form) by agreement or with permission list the source as Genetic Literacy Project. Excerpted articles posted in our Daily Digests are identified as excerpts of posts culled from the web. Each Daily Digest post lists the original media outlet as the source next to the name of the author. Excerpts are posted under guidelines for Fair Use and Creative Commons for educational nonprofits (501c3). The GLP’s Fair use policy for posting excerpts and using images is explained here.
Video: 7 years of agricultural productivity has been lost to climate change. Global warming is already slowing us down

Video: 7 years of agricultural productivity has been lost to climate change. Global warming is already slowing us down

Cornell University | 
The future potential impacts of climate change on global crop production has been quantified in many scientific reports, but the ...
screenshot food science professor’s ‘instant ice cream’ gains patent cornell chronicle

Dessert on demand: Pressurized carbon dioxide turns flavored liquid into ‘instant ice cream’

Cornell University | 
One moment, you have a bowl of creamy chocolate liquid. Then, in an instant, it’s ice cream. Forget hocus-pocus: This ...
label

USDA bioengineered food labels may discourage shoppers from buying GMO-derived foods, study shows

Cornell University | 
Consumers were more willing to buy unlabeled produce after being shown food tagged as “genetically modified” in a new Cornell ...
Wide range, high levels of pesticides found in apple orchard honeybee colonies

Wide range, high levels of pesticides found in apple orchard honeybee colonies

Cornell University | 
Honeybees - employed to pollinate crops during the blooming season - encounter danger due to lingering and wandering pesticides, according ...
Screen Shot at AM

How weeds can help with weed control

Cornell Chronicle | 
Farmers looking to reduce reliance on pesticides, herbicides and other pest management tools may want to heed the advice of ...
glp menu logo outlined

Newsletter Subscription

* indicates required
Email Lists