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Scientific sleight of hand and monarch butterflies

Science 2.0 | 
The following is an excerpt. A recent article entitled "Monsanto v Monarch Butterflies" begins by examining the argument that GMO ...
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The popular (and misleading) view of DNA

Science 2.0 | 
Despite push-back against genetic determinism ("DNA is not destiny"), there's is still a popular reluctance to reduce the prominence of ...

In defense of eugenics

Science 2.0 | 
I expect that belief in eugenics is far more prevalent than most people would comfortably wish it to be. One ...
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Rethinking GM, conventional, and organic food safety

Science 2.0 | 
What is "food safety?" Any pronouncement of "safety" is a qualified assessment and subject to being wrong depending on the ...
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GM foods present serious challenges

Science 2.0 | 
For those that want to complain about restricting technologies, the truth is that we do it all the time. According ...
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