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Hoover Daily Report by topic: Biotechnology

March 12, 2014 | Forbes.com

BPA Is A-OK, Says FDA

In spite of activists' claims to the contrary, the most recent research by FDA offers persuasive evidence that bisphenol-A (BPA) is safe for consumers at levels of exposure that they are likely to encounter.
February 25, 2014 | Forbes.com

A Faustian Bargain On Labeling Genetically Engineered Food

By Henry I. Miller and Drew L. Kershen Pseudo-controversy continues to rage over whether foods from plants and animals genetically engineered with the newest molecular techniques should be identified as such.  The battle has been fought in the media, state legislatures, referendum issues, and in federal courts.  Funded and supported by the organic food [...]
February 9, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

Letter: Non-GMO Cheerios Add No Value

February 12, 2014 | Forbes.com

A Lot Of Good Research Doesn't Get Funded, So Why Are We Wasting Money On Crap?

At a time when potentially important research is going unfunded by NSF, NIH and other federal agencies because of budgetary constraints, why should we permit NSF – or any federal entity, for that matter – to squander money on inferior projects?
February 10, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Henry Miller on the John Batchelor Show (19:50)

Bill Siegel, Las Vegas Review-Journal. Julia Preston, NYT. Henry Miller, Hoover. John Schwartz, NYT.
February 6, 2014 | Lars Larson Show

Henry Miller on the Lars Larson Show

February 3, 2014 | New York Times

We Need G.M.O. Wheat

January 22, 2014 | Lars Larson Show

Henry Miller on the Lars Larson Show

January 22, 2014 | Forbes.com

We Need The Scientific Juice To Save The Nation's Citrus Industry

Unless you’re in a major citrus-producing state, you probably haven’t heard that your morning orange juice is in danger of disappearing – or at least becoming vastly more expensive and coming from someplace abroad.
January 19, 2014 | Works and Days

The Last Generation of the West and the Thin Strand of Civilization

Had the Greeks lost at Salamis, Western civilization might easily have been strangled in its adolescence. Had Hitler not invaded the Soviet Union, the European democracies would have probably remained