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Squaring the Genetically Modified Crop Circle

Posted May 24, 2012 11:32 AM

From New Scientist - Online News:

If researchers want to make progress with genetically modified crops, they must join their opponents in examining regulation, says Matthew C. Nisbet

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Re: Squaring the Genetically Modified Crop Circle

05/24/2012 11:53 AM

Just a comment on the headline here: Squaring the Genetically Modified Crop Circle

It's a Double Epic Fail for a title that conjoins a mathematical impossibility (squaring the circle) with a hoax (crop circles).

It's almost a epic fail trifecta, since the article itself is mostly about politics -- scientists having to 'compromise' with the protestors who want to destroy the scientists' work.

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05/24/2012 2:16 PM

It's rather amusing to watch some people madly wheel 180 degrees from supporting the infallibility of scientists in this instance to condemning them elsewhere for being incompetent, alarmist, greedy, beholden to outside interests, etc.

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