Tag Archives: Genetic engineering

Barking up the wrong tree. GMOs, Hunger, Climate and Environment (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Barking up the wrong tree. GMOs, Hunger, Climate and Environment (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Recently I have seen an article pointing once more the scenario of feeding a projected world of 9 billion by 2050. This scenario keeps alive an ongoing … Continue reading

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Cross-pollinators and the risks of specialization. The screw and the knife. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Cross-pollinators and the risks of specialization. The screw and the knife. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) (new comments at the bottom. updated 12 Feb 2014) Cross-pollinators Recently, a new term has caught my attention: “Cross-Pollinator“. Based on my experience in Aerobiological studies, I … Continue reading

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Genetic evolution. Survival of the fittest. How fit are We to compete with the new? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Genetic Evolution and Survival of the fittest. How fit are We to compete with the new? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Just a thought, when talking about genetic manipulation, it seems to me that it is coming to a point where it … Continue reading

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Genetic engineering vs. selective breeding. Are we all talking about the same? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Genetic engineering vs. selective breeding. Are we all talking about the same? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) It is a subject of shared interest that I believe needs to be understood from the bases. I am aware of that any opinion expressed … Continue reading

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