Episode 11: The Future of Food

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What was the most interesting thing we talked about? What was the least? How can we improve in future episodes?

Thank you, again, so much for listening! 

-Ania

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References

Pamela Ronald: The Case for Engineering Our Food

https://www.ted.com/talks/pamela_ronald_the_case_for_engineering_our_food

http://blog.ted.com/why-genetic-engineering-of-plants-is-vital-for-food-security-pamela-ronald-speaks-at-ted2015/

From their very first field test in 1987, GMOs have been the subject of intense debate. What we fight about when we fight about GMOs.

http://modernfarmer.com/2014/05/even-first-gmo-field-tests-controversial-will-ever-end-fight/

FDA, EPA approve 3 types of genetically engineered potatoes

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/fda-epa-approve-3-types-of-genetically-engineered-potatoes/

GMO vs. Organic

http://growlermag.com/gmo-vs-organic/

A Genetically Modified Corn Could Stop a Deadly Fungal Poison—if We Let It

http://www.newsweek.com/gmo-corn-cancer-571136

Guidance for Industry: Voluntary Labeling Indicating Whether Foods Have or Have Not Been Derived from Genetically Engineered Plants

https://www.fda.gov/Food/GuidanceRegulation/GuidanceDocumentsRegulatoryInformation/LabelingNutrition/ucm059098.htm

The Scary Thing About GMO That Nobody’s Talking About

https://shift.newco.co/the-scary-thing-about-gmo-that-nobodys-talking-about-e067410aaf1b#.y8elp0l8b

Once again, U.S. expert panel says genetically engineered crops are safe to eat

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/05/us-panel-releases-consensus-genetically-engineered-crops

10 Reasons to Avoid GMOs

http://responsibletechnology.org/10-reasons-to-avoid-gmos/

John R. Brinkley

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_R._Brinkley

Penny Lane on Nuts!, Her Documentary About 'Goat Gland Doctor' John Brinkley

http://mentalfloss.com/article/74145/penny-lane-nuts-her-documentary-about-goat-gland-doctor-john-brinkley