I get many questions regarding the use of biological caterpillar (worm) spray. There are many misconceptions about how this valuable tool is used. Let’s clear the air! 382 more words
Tags » Genetically Modified Organism
The Washington Post — a bastion of corporate media credibility (sic) — recently ran an article about a wave of mass bird deaths.
No, it wasn’t about the 80 million birds killed each year when they collide with plate glass windows in tall buildings or the 60 to 80 million birds killed by motor vehicles. 94 more words
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“Even more important, however, is that the entire framing of the debate is wrong. This is not about grassroots people vs the power of large corrupt corporations.
In regards to the above article:
This isn’t the first scientist I’ve heard that is practically begging us to stop believing and spreading the misinformation about GMO’s because it’s hurting people. 454 more words
“Hey David, what’s your position on GMOs?”
Back when I was an undergraduate studying political science, I did some work with a state senator who was running for national office, and I became acquainted with the “sound bite dilemma.” It turns out that if you want to generate a quote that can be used on the evening news (which was still relevant way back then), you have to keep your comments very simple. 899 more words