Monday, 21 October , 2019

Biotechnology

Yellow Vests and Ecologists converge against Bayer-Monsanto

Mar. 14, 2019 Activists dressed as bees vandalised Bayer’s Paris headquarters on Thursday, during a protest against the corporation’s environmental impact and use of pesticides. The...

US lifts ban on funding creation of lethal viruses

By Elisabeth Eaves “Gain-of-function research” sounds so innocuous. Who wouldn’t want to gain some function? Opinions differ, though, when the “function” in question is lethality....

What’s Wrong with Crop Biotechnology in Hawaii

by Hector Valenzuela kNOwGMOs (formerly HI GEAN OAHU) Biotechnology has been heralded as one of the hot industries with the potential to help Hawaii's ailing economy loosen...