Pesticides and food: It’s not a black and white issue

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FIRST ARTICLE: Has pesticide use decreased over the last 40 years?

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Red wine, olive oil may help prevent heart disease through gut microbes

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. For the first time, ...

What contributions did ancient Denisovans make to modern human gene pool?

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A mysterious extinct branch ...

Why did humans evolve to drink alcohol?

Scientific American | 
Human ancestors may have begun evolving the knack for consuming alcohol about 10 million years ago, long before modern humans ...