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Seeds of science

Mark Lynas

Seeds of science

how we got it so wrong on GMOs

by Mark Lynas

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social aspects,
  • Transgenic organisms,
  • Genetic engineering,
  • Genetically modified foods,
  • Seeds

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-291) and index.

    Other titlesSeeds of science : why we got it so wrong on GMOs, How we got it so wrong on GMOs
    StatementMark Lynas
    SeriesBloomsbury Sigma -- book thirty-four, Bloomsbury sigma series -- bk. 34.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP248.65.F66 L96 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 pages
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26964210M
    ISBN 101472946987, 1472946995
    ISBN 109781472946980, 9781472946997
    OCLC/WorldCa1033574127

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In Seeds of Science, eco-activist Mark Lynas lifts the lid on the controversial story and misunderstood science of GMOs. In the mids, as the global media stirred up a panic about the risks of genetically modified crops, Lynas destroyed crop fields and spoke out in the press until he realized he was wrong.

This book explains  › Books › Science & Math › Agricultural Sciences. *I received a free copy of this book from the publisher through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.* Seeds of Science gives a comprehensive overview on the current debate about GMOs, where the debate is at currently, the history of GMOs, and his own conversion from being anti-GMO to   Seeds of Science is thus an incredibly powerful statement that is all the more convincing coming from a former anti-GMO activist.

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The logic of Lynas's conversion is an implicit challenge to both the American right and the left. * The Washington Post * Gives readers a firsthand look at both sides of the discourse [ ] The book begins with heart-racing accounts of the law-breaking activities Lynas engaged in   An environmental science writer takes a deep look at the ramifications of genetically modified organisms over the past four decades.

In the s, Lynas (Nuclear Why a Green Future Needs Nuclear Power,etc.) was not content to just march against GMOs; he would wade into test plots at night, swinging a machete at the Frankenplants.

However, he admits that he didn’t really know a   In doing so, Lynas elevates SEEDS OF SCIENCE to a higher level; this is a book Dean Schooler Science, Scientists, and Public Policy,pages with illustrations.

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Sax. Once an adamant anti-GMO activist, with notoriety for pioneering the movement, Mark Lynas recounts the mistakes of his early days in the movement and his point of view change on genetically engineered crops in his new book entitled Seeds of Science: Why We Got It So Wrong on GMOs.

(GMO stands for Genetically Modified