“Well Fed”: A Documentary About GMO’s

A thought-provoking, well made documentary tells the story of two Dutch film makers who examine the many criticisms well-fed Westerners have about genetically modified foods (aka GMO’s). The movie also reveals some of the scientific ideas surrounding the alteration of foods people tend to think are natural. The film also takes to task the many…

Paul Ehrlich’s Population Fraud Turns 50

Dr. Paul Ehrlich’s best selling manual of doom, The Population Bomb turns 50 this month. It was during May of 1968 that his best selling, anti-human, neo-Mathusian screed was published. The New York Times produced an excellent video describing the horrible effects of following Ehrlich’s ideas and shows why they ultimately (pun intended) bombed.

Ignore the Scare-Mongering About Pesticides

Every year Earth Day brings out a variety of termites and this year is no different. Lo and behold the so-called Environmental Working Group publishes its fourteenth annual Dirty Dozen list describing which products in your local supermarket’s produce aisle are allegedly contaminated by pesticides. This being done in hopes of you embracing an organic…

Lab-Grown Meat is Coming to Your Supermarket

While, as the video points out, the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association petitioned the USDA to declare that meat and beef exclude products not slaughtered in the traditional manner, unfortunately animal rights and environmentalist groups might oppose lab-grown meat down the line. One green publication recently published an article pointing out how lab-grown meat isn’t cruelty-free and…

What Happened to the Beepocalypse?

In 2006 bees started disappearing. Beekeepers reported losing up to 90% of their beehives. And no one knew why. Nearly every news outlet and environmentalist group sounded the alarm, warning of an imminent beepocalypse that would devastate our food supply. But while alarm bells rang, things turned around. And bee colonies are now at a…

The Left’s War on Science

Many in the media say there’s a conservative war on science. John Stossel asks is this true? No, says John Tierney, Contributing Editor at the Manhattan Institute’s City Journal. Tierney says the real war on science is the one from the left.