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Viewpoint: Eating less meat, boosting crop yields will help prevent famine as climate changes

CNN | 
Humanity is on a collision course with nature. Already 72% of the global ice-free land surface is dedicated to supporting ...
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How anti-GMO groups and ‘Russian trolls’ influence public perceptions of science

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
A new opinion poll suggests that Russian trolls, aided by anti-GMO groups such as the Center for Food Safety and ...
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China’s adoption of GMO cotton launched 25-year decline in ‘hazardous’ pesticide use

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
China has experienced large and sustained reductions in pesticide use as a result of adopting GMO cotton, according to the largest-ever ...
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Anti-GMO ‘Russian trolls’ also spread vaccine myths on social media, study finds

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
A new study showing that Russian-linked trolls and social media bots have been heavily promoting misinformation on vaccines shows just how far ...
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Indian farmers double yields with Bt cotton, but pest resistance issues complicate its advantages

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Ever since India adopted genetically modified Bt cotton in 2002, a bitter battle has been raging to define the narrative ...
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Viewpoint: FDA approval of ‘Impossible Burger’s’ key GMO ingredient is a huge step for sustainable food

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
The “clean meat” revolution took a major step forward [on July 23] as the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...
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Gene-drive off-switch addresses concerns of releasing ‘genocidal’ mosquitoes into nature to control pests and disease

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Researchers in the UK have developed the first ‘switchable’ gene drive system, potentially addressing fears that the use of gene ...
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Talking Biotech: Mark Lynas’ evolution from anti-GMO activist to GMO advocate

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Writer Mark Lynas discusses his life as an anti-GMO activist, why he changed his mind, and his new book Seeds ...
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Mandatory label may improve consumer confidence in GMO foods, study finds

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Today’s findings suggest ... that the presence of labels may serve to dispel consumer concerns about GMOs by increasing their ...
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Chinese embrace fake news on GMOs, with many believing they are US bioterrorism weapons

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Numerous public opinion surveys have shown that Chinese people have a sharply negative attitude towards genetically modified foods, despite the ...
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US FDA approves GMO Golden Rice as safe to eat

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Golden Rice, marking the third positive international assessment for the genetically engineered ...
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Viewpoint: Uganda’s promising GMO crops blocked by anti-science NGOs

New Vision | 
Though Uganda's scientists, working with international partners, have now developed better staple crops, their hands have been tied by the success ...
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Viewpoint: Brazil GMO label shows need to balance transparency and science

Since 2003, Brazilian law has required all consumer products containing genetically modified material to carry a scary-looking label that depicts ...
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Large-scale switch to organic farming would imperil natural habitats, study finds

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Organic agriculture is not as good for the environment as commonly believed, according to a new scientific study reviewing multiple lines of ...
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Anti-GMO network protests Golden Rice commercialization in Philippines

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
More than two dozen anti-GMO groups are meeting in the Philippines in a last-ditch attempt to stop the deployment of ...
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Ugandan farmers, scientists hope to bring solution to armyworm invasion blocked by anti-GMO activists

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Ugandan scientists are confident that their latest field trials of genetically modified drought-tolerant and insect-resistant maize are yielding promising results, ...
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Rice gene could dramatically boost several crops’ yields and drought tolerance

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Scientists have moved a step closer to identifying how an obscure gene from rice can dramatically improve yields in some ...
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GMO peace treaty: Mark Lynas lays out 7 steps to stop the fighting

Blog | 
The following is part of a speech by environmental writer and activist Mark Lynas at the 2018 Oxford Farming Conference [W]hat ...
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Ecomodernist agriculture: Farmers need science and technology to limit environmental footprint

Successful Farming | 
It takes roughly 6 square miles to support one hunting-gathering human. Modern intensive farming, by contrast, can support up to ...
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Anti-GMO group March Against Monsanto promotes, profits from anti-vaccine ads

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Visit the March Against Monsanto website and you'll see a strange ad peppering the pages, among the usual dubious stories about ...
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Glyphosate, Monsanto and Europe: How science and reason almost lost out to hysteria and emotion

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
The glyphosate saga is a fascinating case study in how easily politics can derail science. In watching the glyphosate issue ...
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Anti-biotechnology fake news: ‘Natural News’ claims RNAi used to ‘eliminate black people’

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Anti-GMO campaigners are promoting a new conspiracy theory conflating the pioneering genetics technology of RNAi with anti-vaxxer myths and a ...
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Survey showing health benefits from non-GMO diet? ‘The misinformation is staggering’

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
It was the stuff of anti-GMO activists' dreams: A “peer-reviewed” paper, published in a scientific-looking journal with an impressive title, detailing ...
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How one farmer stood up to anti-GMO activists and the Italian state—and won

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
As chair of the local farmers federation [Giorgio Fidenato, a small-holder farmer growing corn, tomatoes and soybeans in Italy] pushes for ...
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Talking Biotech: Former anti-GMO activist Mark Lynas on how resistance to crop biotechnology hurts small African farms

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Mark Lynas, Cornell Alliance for Science: "Moral injustice" of NGOs preventing Africans from adopting GMO crops driven by "green ideology" ...
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Passage of Ugandan biotech law opens access to vitamin-fortified, disease-resistant crops

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Genetically engineered crops that promise to benefit both farmers and consumers are poised to enter Uganda’s marketplace now that its ...
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Studies cited by GMO and climate change skeptics similarly flawed, research shows

Cornell Alliance for Science | 
Benestad, Hayhoe and colleagues developed an open-source analytical tool to replicate and test the results and methodologies of these 38 ...
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Viewpoint: Africa must modernize farms by embracing biotechnology to fight malnutrition

Daily Nation | 
[Editor's note: Mark Lynas is a British journalist and environmentalist.] Africa desperately needs agricultural modernisation. With the most rapidly growing population ...
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