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Genetically Modified

Are GMOs Really That Bad?

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.29.2015 | Healthy Living

You've probably seen food products boast GMO-free on their packaging and you've likely listened to someone talk about genetically modified corn. But d...

This Could Be The First State To Make GMO-Labeling Mandatory

Reuters | Posted 06.16.2014 | Green

By Carey Gillam and Lisa Baertlein April 16 (Reuters) - The Vermont Senate passed a bill on Wednesday that would make the state the fi...

An Interview With 'GMO OMG' Director Jeremy Seifert

Posted 10.16.2013 | Green

Over the past year, genetically modified organisms have become as pervasive in the public's conscience as they are in American's food. The latest ...

Unauthorized GM Wheat Exposes The Insanity of Open-Air Field Trials

Andrew Gunther | Posted 08.10.2013 | Green
Andrew Gunther

Unapproved, unwanted, and now out of control: the news that an unlicensed genetically modified (GM) wheat has been found growing on a field in Oregon -- almost 10 years after it was supposed to have completely destroyed -- sent shivers down my spine.

Eating This Could Turn Your Gut Into a Living Pesticide Factory

Dr. Joseph Mercola | Posted 03.31.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Mercola

A new generation of insect larvae is eating the roots of genetically-engineered corn intended to be resistant to such pests. The failure of Monsanto's genetically-modified Bt corn could be the most serious threat ever to a genetically-modified crop in the U.S.

Are We Playing Russian Roulette With Every Meal?

Andrew Gunther | Posted 11.24.2012 | Home
Andrew Gunther

We urgently need truly independent scientific analysis of the environmental and food safety impacts of GM crops, paid for using truly independent funds.

Genetically Modified Olympians: What Does Future Hold?

Reuters | Kate Kelland | Posted 10.07.2012 | Science

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - There have been "marathon mice", "Schwarzenegger mice" and dogs whose wasted muscles were repaired w...

Are Monsanto's Days Numbered? 50+ Organizations Urging GMO Ban

Organic | Posted 11.30.2011 | Green

A document signed by more than 50 civil society organizations (CSOs) is asking the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development scheduled to take place in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil in June 2012, to ban the use of genetically modified foods.

Viruses 'could help fight cancer'

Posted 10.31.2011 | Home

PRESS ASSOCIATION - Future cancer treatments could consist of genetically modified viruses that infect and destroy tumours, new research suggests. ...

Lucia Graves

Monsanto Under Federal Investigation For Cash Incentives Program | Lucia Graves | Posted 08.30.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Global agribusiness giant Monsanto is under federal investigation for using cash incentives to persuade distributors to use Roundup, the...

Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Could Dramatically Reduce Spread Of Malaria

Posted 06.21.2011 | Home

Scientists working on malaria have found a way of genetically manipulating large populations of mosquitoes that could eventually dramatically reduce t...

Throwing Biotech Lies at Tomatoes - Part 1: Killer Tomatoes

Jeffrey Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeffrey Smith Remember the pictures of the fish tomatoes? For years they were an unofficial emblem of the anti-GMO m...

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...

ARe Genetically Modified Foods The Secondhand Smoke Of This Century?

Ashley Koff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ashley Koff

GM foods came into our world with the promise of feeding the world, of helping farmers be more productive and as a result better off financially, and of being just as safe as their non-GMO relative.

Genetically Modified Soy Diets Lead to Ovary and Uterus Changes in Rats

Jeffrey Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeffrey Smith If you're still eating genetically modified (GM) soybeans and you plan on having kids, a Brazilian study...

5 Dangerous Green Myths

Treehugger | Matthew McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Can you tell the difference between eco fact and eco fiction? With the green movement growing in momentum, we frequently come across any number of sta...

Will Genetically Modified Foods Make You Sick?

Jeffrey Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeffrey Smith

Two new government studies, published within days of each other, point to disturbing health hazards of genetically modified foods.

Amber Waves of Antibodies

Gourmet | Barry Estabrook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Another week, another hole ripped in our food safety net. This one is courtesy of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), which last month...

A $200 Dollar Barrel of Oil Probably Won't Affect Me That Much -- Why? I Live in Europe

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Vivian Norris

Take back control of your life! Live in a place which has sidewalks! And walk instead of paying a trainer or going to a gym, and plant an urban garden patch.