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  • May 27, 2021
    Despite increasing evidence that vaping is safer than smoking, uncertainty surrounds the long-term effects of electronic cigarette use. Many in the tobacco control field have used...
  • May 19, 2021
    Just six years ago, America was engaged in a ferocious debate over GMO food labels; March Against Monsanto could assemble thousands of people for protests around the world, and the...
  • May 18, 2021
    Introduced in the 1990s, crops genetically engineered (GE) to withstand exposure to the weed killer glyphosate (Roundup) were a game-changer for agriculture. They saved many farmers...
  • May 13, 2021
    How did COVID-19 skeptics become such an influential force in society? A new paper attempts to explain how they did it and what scientists can do about it. Unfortunately, the study's...
  • Apr 25, 2021
    To speed COVID vaccine uptake and bring the pandemic to an end, some commentators are calling on the government to mandate immunization as a condition for participating in society....
  • Apr 13, 2021
    Mainstream news outlets have gone after COVID conspiracy theorists with a passion. But when it comes to equally important science topics, the media have no problem ignoring evidence...
  • Mar 31, 2021
    When my wife and I found out she was pregnant with our first child, our thinking about food safety seemed to shift overnight. Fears that we once disregarded suddenly morphed into...
  • Jan 15, 2021
    Senapathy traces her awakening to the 2016 presidential election, when she first realized that some supporters of crop biotechnology are conservatives or supporters of President...