|Monsanto guilty of chemical poisoning in France|
Reuters - 2/13/2013. A French court on Monday declared U.S. biotech giant Monsanto guilty of chemical poisoning of a French farmer, a judgment that could lend weight to other health claims against pesticides.
|The New Abolitionists: Global warming is the great moral crisis of our time|
The Boston Phoenix - 2/12/2013. By Wen Stephenson - I want to say a word for radicalism - for the role of the radical in building a movement to confront climate change, the most urgent crisis human beings have ever faced. I want to start with two scenes, and two speakers, who embody the imperatives, and the limitations, of the moment in which we find ourselves.
|Study links folic acid to lower autism risk|
USA Today - 2/12/2013. By Liz Szabo - Women who took folic acid supplements before and during pregnancy were about 40% less likely to have a baby later diagnosed with autism, according to a provocative new study generating high interest in the scientific community.