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WSU Project Reducing Gluten Toxicity Using Biotechnology Crops: A GMO Update

October 30, 2014 in Blog

This year, voters in Oregon will decide on a GMO labeling initiative similar to the one Washington residents turned down last year. During last year's campaign, we noted that Washington State University was developing a strain of wheat that would eliminate or greatly reduce the gluten toxicity. We thought it would be a good time to check in on the progress of this effort.

Ocean Acidification: Ecology Admits Science "Is Not There" to Claim Oyster Deaths

October 29, 2014 in Blog

Note: Prior to publication, we shared this with Ecology for factchecking and to verify our interpretation of our discussion. They offered some edits and we have included all of them in the text below.

The Crucial—and Unanswered—Climate-Change Question

October 13, 2014 in In the News
The Wall Street Journal
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The Wall Street Journal
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Friday, October 3, 2014