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Viewpoint: Weeds appear to be winning ever-evolving war against herbicide resistant crops

Scientific American | 
For farmers, protecting fields from pests and plagues is a constant battle fought on multiple fronts. Many insects have a ...
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Can any GMO documentary, pro or con, get the issue right?

Scientific American | 
Both films [Food Evolution and Island Earth] were fun to watch. They both also get a lot of the facts right. But ...
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Video: ‘Weed seed pulverizing machine’ could help combat herbicide resistance

Undark | 
Known by a name seemingly out of a superhero comic book, the Harrington Seed Destructor is a mechanical beast that ...
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CRISPR Chardonnay? Gene-edited grapes could fend off mildew, reduce pesticide use

Wine Enthusiast | 
Chardonnay is among the most popular and recognizable wines in the world. The grape’s genes essentially have been passed down ...
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Revamping ‘woefully out of date’ biotech regulations easier said than done

Slate | 
Depending on whom you talk to, the CRISPR’d mushroom isn’t strictly defined as synthetic biology. Still, genetic technology exists on ...
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With pesticide resistance rising, crop scientists look to CRISPR, bacteria for solutions

Nature | 
Resistance to conventional pesticides — among insects, weeds or microbial pathogens — is common on farms worldwide. CropLife International, an ...
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Biopesticides: Leveraging nature’s pesticides to protect our food

bioGraphic | 
[Brooke Borel writes in bioGraphic about a demonstration trial in Canada using bumble bees to deliver a 'biopesticide' to a ...
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Will evolution eventually undo effects on ecosystem of gene drives?

Atlantic | 
[A]t New York’s Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory[,] Philipp Messer...took the stage to discuss a powerful and controversial new application for genetic ...
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Which is riskier–Pesticides or chemical free, disease free CRISPR gene-edited crops?

PBS | 
Ultimately, whether we use CRISPR in agriculture comes down to a handful of questions: Which is better, controlling plant diseases ...

Why do we regulate GMOs like chemicals, not living things?

Undark | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. . . . ...
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Why do we age? Reproduction may hold the answer

Popular Science | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Life is destructive. Our ...
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Journalists face own conflicts of interest challenges in covering controversial science

Popular Science | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In my recent article ...
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GMO satire broadcast raises questions

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The Vern Blazek Science ...

Bed bugs’ odd genetic inheritance might help manage infestations

Popular Science | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  We already know that ...
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Precision mutagenesis: Are new genome crop editing technologies more ‘natural’?

Popular Science | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Over the past 10,000 ...
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Could genetics convert food crops to perennials, revolutionizing farming?

Nova | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  It’s a cycle nearly ...
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Popular Science debunks 10 GMO myths

Popular Science | 
Amid the ongoing controversy over genetically modified organisms and the debate over labeling them, science magazine Popular Science joins in ...
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Views on GMOs shifting: What we fight about when we fight about genetic engineering

Modern Farmer | 
From their very first field test in 1987, GMOs have been the subject of intense debate. Despite the current gridlock ...

Recent stories got it wrong–Rats not exonerated from causing Black Plague

Popular Science | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Scholars have debated the ...

How did blood-sucking insects evolve to… suck blood?

Popular Science | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  For the past several ...

Can genetically engineered foods harm you?

Huffington Post | 
Genetically engineered (GE) foods are in the headlines again. Last month, a controversial French study claimed that a particular strain ...