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A Scary Fact About Your Food That Will Have You Running For The Farmers’ Market | MoveOn.Org

A Scary Fact About Your Food That Will Have You Running For The Farmers’ Market

Polls have shown that over 90% of Americans want Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO’s) to be labeled. Yeah, that’s right. Over 90%! Polls almost never yield numbers like that. So what’s the holdup, Washington?

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Apocalypse never: Newly discovered Mayan calendar disproves 2012

The world is not going to end on December 21. No, not even according to the Mayan calendar. And especially not according to the awesome newly uncovered Mayan calendar — the oldest known Mayan calendar in existence — which was recently discovered by Boston University archeologist William Saturno.

First glimpsed by an undergraduate student of Saturno’s in 2010, this new Mayan calendar was found buried at a well known Mayan archeology site in Guatemala. After first dismissing the value of the bit of paint spotted by his student, Saturno later went back to record the discovery, regardless of whether it had value. read more…

Apocalypse never: Newly discovered Mayan calendar disproves 2012.

Scientist warn EPA on Monsanto corn rootworm



Scientists warn EPA on Monsanto corn rootworm (via http://www.occupymonsanto360.org)

The stakes are high – corn production is critical for food, animal feed and ethanol production, and farmers have increasingly been relying on corn that has been genetically modified to be toxic to corn rootworm pests. “This is not something that is a surprise… but it is something that needs to…

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