Articles written specifically for the GLP or the articles that are reposted from other sources (sometimes in modified form) with permission list the source as Genetic Literacy Project. Excerpted articles list the original media outlet as the source. 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.
Viewpoint: Spermageddon and endocrine disrupting chemicals? Shanna Swain book claiming common chemicals pose catastrophic dangers is deeply flawed

Viewpoint: Spermageddon and endocrine disrupting chemicals? Shanna Swain book claiming common chemicals pose catastrophic dangers is deeply flawed

UnHerd | 
In 2017, [epidemiologist Shanna] Swan, along with other scientists, published a meta-analysis, an aggregation of existing research. It said that ...
microbiome

Microbiome remains malleable after birth

BuzzFeed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Trillions of bacteria – ...

Do we have the answer to the origin of life?

BuzzFeed | 
There's a problem at the heart of biology. It is: No one knows why all complex life is so similar ...

There’s nothing wrong with looking for ‘gay genes’

Telegraph | 
The Left loves to tell the Right that it's anti-science, pointing (not without reason) to the correlation between conservative beliefs ...

Overcoming the “ick” factor key to understanding GMOs

Daily Telegraph | 
One of the greatest obstacles to technological progress, especially but not only in areas such as food and medicine, has ...
Ethical implications of genetic screening: How far can we go?

Ethical implications of genetic screening: How far can we go?

Telegraph | 
Julian Savulescu, a professor of ethics at Oxford, has argued that we should be free to design our children's personality ...

Britain’s Green Party promotes anti-science zealotry

Telegraph | 
This is one of those agonised posts. I actually like the Green Party. My dad used to be, and may ...
glp menu logo outlined

Newsletter Subscription

* indicates required
Email Lists