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European Union Lags Well Behind the U.S. in Innovation

There are many different explanations for the euro crisis: poor fiscal management, loose banking regulation, etc…But …

Give Your Mom a Color-Changing Petunia for Mother's Day!

Nikolai Braun and Keira Havens of Revolution Bioengineering have figured out a way to genetically engineer certain flowers …

Let’s Make Food Issues Real

New York Times editor Mark Bittman recently published an impressive op-ed discussing the current food movement …

GM Crops Help Ensure Global Food Security Through Higher Crop Yields

Today, BIO announced that PG Economics has released its report  “GM Crops: Global Socio-Economic and …

Was the Sweet Potato a Natural GMO?

NPR recently reported that the first genetically modified crop wasn’t made by a megacorporation or or …

The Danger Of GMOs: Is It All In Your Mind?

Why do some push for the labeling of foods containing Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)? Let’s …

Skip the 1,000-Calorie Burrito and Chipotle's Dishonest Food Snobbery

For some reason, the news seems to be teeming with stories related to Chipotle’s announcement …

Why the Founder of the Anti-GMO Movement Converted to the Side of Science

Mark Lynas is a researcher at the Cornell Alliance for Science and the author, most …

Earth Day 2015: How Biotech Has Revolutionized Farming and Transformed the Global Bioeconomy

Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which events worldwide are …

Inventors of Life-Saving Golden Rice Receive Prestigious Patents for Humanitarian Award

On Monday, April 21, 2015, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the …