Should We Label GE Foods?

In Washington State, a new initiative I-522 or “ the People’s right to know Genetically Engineered Food Act” is causing quite a scare about GE foods among local consumers. There is a website now dedicated to the campaign, Yeson522, where readers can find all kinds of information on the “dangers” of “unnatural” genetically engineered foods.…

BioBuilder Resources

http://www.biobuilder.org/animations/ Check out this great resource which contains various activities and animations aimed to teach the principles of synthetic biology to the younger generation. In fact, the easy to follow videos are effective for beginners of any age. It's great to see that the subject of synthetic biology isn't reserved for the select few that…