The dark side of the anti-GMO movement

Each year in Third World countries, millions of children go blind or die from the lack of Vitamin A. Wouldn't it be great if scientists could come up with an easy solution to this human disaster? Well, they did. Professor Ingo Potrykus of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and Peter Beyer of the University of Freiburg in Germany found a s…

Send in the anti-GMO clowns

Every once in a while you read something that fires on all cylinders. That most recent something is an analysis on a Canadian website Troy Media. The junk science clowns behind the GMO scare is the last  installment of a four-part series  Quacks and Conspiracies. The author, Alan McHughen systematically demolishes all the nonsense peddled by t…

The violent side of anti-GMO

[vimeo 23099099 w=500 h=281]   Who was our fearless anti-GMO leader talking about? She was talking about Marie Mason, an eco-activist  who was convicted  in 2009 of  13 counts of arson and property damage.  She set fire to a building at Michigan State University that was doing research on GMOs.  Liberal anti-science darling Vandana Shiva tho…