GM Wheat: A Heritable Disaster

GM Wheat: A Heritable Disaster

In Australia, the government is engineering a wheat species that can shut down parts of its own genetic code. Permanently. This development wouldn’t be quite so appalling if the molecules in this genetically modified (GM) grain didn’t also line up with GATC...
Ocean Contamination

Ocean Contamination

  Imagine, if you will, the earth as a human body, and all the water in rivers, lakes and oceans as that body’s blood supply, filling the lungs (i.e., the atmosphere) with oxygen and taking wastes away via delivery to the kidneys, liver and intestines (and perhaps...