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Frankenfish Wins FDA Approval

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 01.04.2017 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

After a decade of intense lobbying from a Maynard, Massachusetts-based salmon production corporation the Food and Drug Administration for the first time has given its seal of approval to a genetically modified animal.

Record-Breaking 'Frankenfish' Hooked In Virginia

Posted 08.08.2013 | Weird News

A Virginia man has reportedly broken two world records with a massive "Frankenfish" he caught in June. According to the Free Lance-Star, 27-year-o...

WATCH: Have You Seen Any 'Frankenfish' In Central Park Lately?

Posted 05.01.2013 | New York

Officials will search the waters of a Central Park lake this week for a predatory species of fish that can can survive outside the water for days un...

Go, Frankenfish! Why We Need GM Salmon.

Tamar Haspel | Posted 05.28.2013 | Taste
Tamar Haspel

Genetic modification raises hard questions that need thorough answers. But, given finite resources to feed a growing population, wouldn't it be great if science could help us grow more nutritious foods with less time, effort, land and money? I'm a farmer, and I say yes.

Is Genetically Modified Salmon Safe to Eat?

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 02.10.2013 | Home
Martha Rosenberg

The genetically modified salmon, created by Boston-based AquaBounty Technologies, is created to grow twice as fast as wild Atlantic salmon -- reaching its full size in 18 months instead of three years.


CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2012 | Business

BURNABY, B.C. - The battle against an invasive predator known as the snakehead or Frankenfish isn't over, says B.C.'s environment minister.Only hours ...

New Documents Reveal FDA's Review Of GM Salmon May Be Faulty And Misinformed

California Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The federal government's safety review of  genetically engineered salmon may be faulty, misinformed and in violation of its own laws, according to a ...

PHOTOS: Glow-In-The-Dark Cats, Venomous Cabbages & Other Bizarre Genetically Engineered Creations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Laura Moss: Glow-in-the-dark cats? It may sound like science fiction, but they've been around for years. Cabbages that...

GE Salmon? Are You Out of Your Minds?!

Jeffrey Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeffrey Smith To help stop GE salmon, please sign petitions to the food industry and Congress. Has the FDA gone compl...

10 Freakiest Things About Frankenfish

Ronnie Cummins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ronnie Cummins

This article was written by the Organic Consumers Association's Political Director, Alexis Baden-Mayer. To take action to stop Frankenfish, please cli...

WATCH 'Frankenfish': FDA Hears Arguments For And Against Genetically-Modified Salmon

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Tinker with the genetics of salmon and maybe you create a revolutionary new food source that could help the environment and feed the hu...

I am not a Guinea Pig -- Say no to Frankenfish

Stephanie Soechtig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stephanie Soechtig

When we made our documentary "Tapped" there were countless stories of people blindsided by the arrival of bottled water conglomorates coming into into...

'Frankenfish' May Be First Genetically-Modified Animal Approved For Consumption

The Guardian | Chris McGreal in Washington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

US authorities today began the process to approve the first GM animal for human consumption. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a 60-da...

Stop Frankenfish!

Ronnie Cummins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ronnie Cummins

The FDA is looking at what might be the first genetically engineered animal to hit our dinner plates: salmon that can grow at twice the normal rate. This is not normal salmon.