GMO

General Public Believes They Know More Than Science

General Public Believes They Know More Than Science

I have long maintained that the intelligence quotient of the average American has greatly declined in the last 30 years. Our nation reads little, and researches subjective information even less. Our people spend time playing video games, and watching television. The latter is the biggest culprit; for some unknown reason, people believe what they see […]

Genetically Modified Salmon: What Are the Risks?

Genetically Modified Salmon: What Are the Risks?

Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) have sparked a great deal of controversy in the public eye, and genetically modified salmon are a case in point. Biotech company AquaBounty Technologies has been working on getting approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its genetically modified AquAdvantage salmon since 1993, but the FDA’s preliminary finding is […]

The ABC of GMO

The ABC of GMO

Recently, there has been a contentious debate about Genetically Modified Organisms or GMO’s and just what laws should be applied to them. Such questions range from whether or not products should have to disclose using GMO’s and if so why, and whether GMO’s are safe, to whether or not GMO’s should be banned completely and […]