Tag Archives: Genetically modified crops

Domesticating Nature. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Domesticating Nature. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Some days ago I came across the picture that you can see below. Despite the fact that it is a digital composition (the bird has been included in the picture by the author whom … Continue reading

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Biological Productivity and its Influence on Cloud Formation. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Biological Productivity and its Influence on Cloud Formation. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Recently I have found a couple of articles and press releases which have captured my attention based on sharing a common ground that I believe has a noteworthy … 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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Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the European Commission. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the European Commission. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) In 2001 a review about the Economic Impacts of Genetically Modified Crops on the Agri-Food Sector by the Directorate-General for Agriculture Commission of … Continue reading

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2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3308.1200 I believe that it is important to keep active digesting information from different sources and points of view in order to have … 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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GMOs hybridizing with plants next to a field. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


GMOs hybridizing with plants next to a field. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Bill Jewell said to me at LinkedIn: “I wonder if there is any research on GMOs hybridizing with plants next to a field where they are planted.” So, this … Continue reading

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