Wheat experiment fails, environmentalists cheer

Environmentalists recently cheered the failure of an experiment of a genetically modified wheat produced to reduce insecticide use. The test was conducted at Rothamsted Research laboratories in England which is one of the oldest and most respected agricultural experiment research institutions in the world. According to Science 2.0, groups like the Union of Concerned Scientists… Read More Wheat experiment fails, environmentalists cheer

Advocacy groups to US Congress: back off

Senator David Vitter and Representative Darrell Issa are leading an investigation to National Resource Defense Council lobbyists have too much influence over EPA policies. In September, the two lawmakers including four other Congressional Republicans fired off a letter to the NRDC demanding the group’s president turn over communication records since 2009 citing two issues the… Read More Advocacy groups to US Congress: back off

Green groups fact checked on MI rainfall claims

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) in conjunction with the Rocky Mountain Climate Organization (RMCO) released a new report entitled Extreme Storms in Michigan. Apparently, the study documents a significant increase of almost 90 percent of per year frequency of extreme rainfall events defined as two or more inches a day across Michigan over the… Read More Green groups fact checked on MI rainfall claims

Environmentalists seek to prevent military from defending America

Naval war games and testing are underway off the coasts of California and Hawaii. The drills are necessary for military readiness but that hasn’t stopped environmentalists from trying to protect marine life in those areas from the exercises. According to Fox News, their concern is that hundreds of marine mammals will be killed or injured.… Read More Environmentalists seek to prevent military from defending America