A recent ruling could help usher in new crops built to resist insects, disease, and drought.
A controversial effort is underway to fight vitamin A deficiency with engineered bananas.
While this bill was blocked by farm-state Democrats, the battle will likely resume later.
The bill would quash a slew of local initiatives, including a labeling law in Vermont which kicks in July 1.
The more you look into it, the more you find that there is no way to sensibly draw a line around a class of foods and say they contain GMOs.
It involves a fungal infection.
Don't worry -- it's just a thought experiment. For now.
Nassim Taleb says that GMOs could doom the planet. He’s right. And the same could be said about all agriculture.
Plastic is an amazing part of our modern world, but it comes with a lot of downsides -- so scientists are using synthetic biology to make it better.