Biotech firm Oxitec says its genetically modified mosquitoes can help stop the spread of the Zika virus, but there are more risks than guarantees.
Watch this video to learn how sprouting foods can earn you up to 1000 times the nutrition of the fully-grown plant!
Twenty-one lawmakers are urging VA doctors to allow medical marijuana to be not only discussed, but sometimes recommended in states where it is legal.
After floods in Chennai, India left thousands of people in despair, a single man managed to feed 170,000 people in a bout of non-stop cooking and altruism.
Citing numerous concerns, 67 Members of the European Parliament are asking that glyphosate, an herbicide ingredient in Round Up, NOT be re-approved.
Close to 5 billion smart devices are currently connected to the internet, even giving hackers the ability to hijack medical devices, called ‘medjacking.’
Aldi’s move toward all-natural, affordable foods has made it a fierce competitor of Whole Foods and even Walmart because of its ridiculously low prices.
Landmark legislation was recently introduced to combat hunger and reduce food waste, but it needs help getting Congress’ attention.
Last month, the CDC shelved plans to release guidelines for prescribing painkillers after criticism from people and groups with conflicts of interest.
The city of Seattle joins 5 other major US cities that are suing Monsanto over PCB contamination in 20,000 acres that drain to the Lower Duwamish.
Students are finally starting to learn how to grow organic vegetables like people did years ago through farming programs, like one from Dr. Steve McLaskey.
A 2015 report found that 133 of 164 dollar-store products contained at least one hazardous chemical that could cause serious health issues.
The Pakistan government has advised farmers to feed livestock GM Bt cotton waste as a way to eradicate the pink bollworm pest, despite warnings.
A new robot called BoniRob, developed by the German company Bosch, can travel through fields and remove weeds without the use of pesticides.
Rhode Island Rep. Dennis M. Canario is reintroducing a bill that would label foods containing genetically modified ingredients, ultimately allowing consumers to know what they are eating.
Twenty-seven-year-old Luke Saunders set out to create a vending machine offering organic, restaurant-quality salads and snacks. It’s called Farmer’s Fridge.
After being exposed to the pesticide chlorpyrifos only 20 hours prior, 10 Syngenta field workers were hospitalized with serious adverse health conditions.