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Global Warming & Climate Change Myths


On the SkepticalScience site (well worth a visit) you can find the original summary of global warming and climate change myths, sorted by recent popularity vs what science says. I reblogged it for spreading  (regularly automated tweeting) of post. All of the links on this reblog post go, of course, to SkepticalScience. Click the response…

GeneWatch UK


GeneWatch UK is a not-for-profit group that monitors developments in genetic technologies from a public interest, human rights, environmental protection and animal welfare perspective. GeneWatch believes people should have a voice in whether or how these technologies are used and campaigns for safeguards for people, animals and the environment. We work on all aspects of…

Global Forest Disturbance Alert System


The Global Forest Disturbance Alert System (GloF-DAS) provides data on forest disturbance globally on a quarterly basis. [news release] Reliable maps of global forest cover change are frequently years out-of-date. Consequently, there is a pressing need to develop techniques for monitoring and verifying land cover change and forest disturbances in a timely, low-cost, and accurate…

Biosafety Scanner


The Biosafety Scanner software is a useful evaluation tool for the management and control of GMOs in crop production, with particular reference to international commerce: Country, plant and biosafety: Select the plant of origin and the country of importation to receive useful information as to the evaluation of possible GMO presence in a specific product. GM…

GMO-Free Zones


World Europe Maps of GMO-free zones in Europe We updated the map and the list of the European GMO-Free Regions (pdf) Please send any additional information and hints on GMO-Free Regions, areas and municipalities, not yet included. In order to include them in this list, a contact is required. Link here. Tweet