A Huge Number of Americans Don't Realize that All Food Contains Genes
A new survey shows that we have a pretty long way to go when it comes to truly understanding what's in our food.
This Documentary Wants to Teach People About GMOs, But Experts Call It Propaganda
“We’re pro-science and we’re anti-fringe,” says ‘Food Evolution’ director Scott Hamilton Kennedy—but his critics are calling him a corporate shill.
This Scientific Breakthrough Could Completely Change the Way the World Grows Food
The solution? Just get plant life to more efficiently photosynthesize.
This Is the GMO Peanut That Could Rid the World of Nut Allergies
By decoding the DNA of peanuts, a group of scientists from the University of Western Australia say they can make an allergy-free peanut.
Report Says GMOs Are Safe But Won't Solve World Hunger
A committee set up by the National Academy of Science poured over more than 900 research publications investigating the effects of genetic meddling in corn, soybean, and cotton. Their results were counterintuitive, to say the least.
Why This Mexican Craft Brewer Refuses to Use GMO Grains
As a regular beer drinker who doesn't mind downing a few cold Negra Modelos in between IPAs and stouts every once in a while, I was curious to find out why this rebel is literally going against the grain.
A Controversial GMO Study Is Going Bananas
Iowa State University is offering a whopping $900 to people to eat genetically modified bananas that could provide nutritional benefit to people in Africa—but not everyone's happy about it.
Is Cage-Free Turkey Actually More Humane?
The vast majority of industrially farmed turkeys do not live in cages, but that doesn't mean they have it easy.
Mexico's Chefs Are Fighting a Future of Genetically Modified Corn
In August, a Mexican federal district judge repealed a two-year-old ban on genetically modified maize, leading many of the country's chefs to worry about GM corn replacing indigenous varieties.
Russia Has Officially Banned GMOs in Food Production
While the idea of “Frankenstein food” with altered genetic code may seem disturbing on the surface, there is still no solid evidence of GMOs being detrimental to human health.
Brands Are Putting 'GMO-Free' Labels on Products That Don't Even Have Genes
While there may be healthy skepticism surrounding the safety of genetically modified foods, producers are being forced to use "GMO-free" labels when they don't even need them.
Scientists Say Pesticides Are Causing the Beepocalypse
A new countrywide field study has uncovered the first evidence of a link between certain pesticide use and honeybee decline in England and Wales, contrary to UK government claims that mites and weather conditions are to blame.
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