August 18, 2018
The Environmental Working Group, "a non-profit, non-partisan" outfit headquartered in Washington DC, has a b...
February 12, 2018
The accepted wisdom tells us that intellectual property (IP) laws encourage innovation. Without legal protection f...
January 20, 2018
2017 was a chaotic but productive year. We launched the podcast, which is up to 22 episodes, and features some of...
November 15, 2017
Anti-science activists are pretty good at one thing: scaring the hell out of people. Under the guise of promoting...
November 7, 2017
The current debate raging in science communication is this: how do you disabuse the public of their fear-based vie...
November 2, 2017
Early last month, science writer David Zaruk reported that Chris Portier, the "invited expert" on IARC's glyphosat...
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Dr. Paul Offit, e-cigarettes and how social media ruins science
December 19, 2019
The end of sex; garlic bread gives you cancer
April 25, 2019
Non-GMO Project labels may be "misleading," according to FDA rules
April 18, 2019
'Artificial womb' will mean end of abortion?
April 5, 2019
New podcast: FDA CRISPR gene-editing rules prompt biotech scientists to leave US—Alison Van Eenennaam
March 19, 2019
'Factory farming' poisons our food? Plus a new podcast launch
March 4, 2019
Europe's scientists rebelling over excessive gene-editing regulations?
February 13, 2019
Did Germany "plagiarize" Monsanto's glyphosate studies? My latest for Genetic Literacy Project
January 17, 2019