Tag Archives: science

Heavy Metal

There is some compelling evidence coming out that America’s crime wave of the 20th century was caused by leaded paint and gasoline. Interesting.

Changing Stripes

Mark Lynas, long time campaigner against genetically modified foods, discovers science and changes his mind.

A few stand-out points:

Our food technology is largely stuck in the 1950’s.

The Amish are ahead of the rest of us here. Being technologically lapped by the Amish is embarrassing.

No one has ever died or been made sick by eating genetically modified food, but lots of people have been made sick, and died, eating organic food.