|Brussels biotech lobby's last push for 'GM 2.0' technologies to escape regulation|
The Ecologist - 2/2/2016. By Nina Holland - Biotech corporations have invested billions in a range of new 'GM 2.0' technologies designed to redesign the world's germplasm and create new generations of super-GMOs, writes Nina Holland. And powerful investors have no intention of letting tedious EU regulations get in the way of the profits they are now poised to reap – no matter what the laws actually say.
|Lawmakers back bill to add $1 million to expand broadband|
Kennebec Journal - 2/2/2016.Rural Mainers and businesses struggling with slow or nonexistent Internet access could benefit from a bill that will send an additional $1 million to the state agency that oversees broadband expansion.