USDA Approves Release Of Genetically Modified Moth

You may remember last year when the USDA approved a field trial of genetically modified mosquitos in Florida. Although there were the usual ideologically opposed protests the trial is progressing. Well, last week the USDA approved another field trial of a GM insect, this time the diamondback moth. The diamondback moth is an invasive species… Read More USDA Approves Release Of Genetically Modified Moth

I can’t resist a good dinosaur story and so, though this isn’t a new one, I’m going to run with it. A paper published last summer in the Journal of Evolutionary Biology speculated on just how harsh life was after the meteor impact 66 million years ago. We all know that that was the end… Read More