Monsanto settles 7 lawsuits after 2013 GMO-wheat scare

By RT Agrochemical giant Monsanto has settled class action lawsuits with farmers in seven states over genetically modified wheat incident in 2013. Without any admission of liability the company will pay some $350,000 in donations to agricultural schools.Read Full Article at Source:: Monsanto settles 7 lawsuits after 2013 GMO-wheat scare

The history of a spectrum: Steve Silberman live at TED2015

By Thu-Huong Ha Steve Silberman speaks at TED2015 – Truth and Dare, Session 8. Photo: Bret Hartman/TED Millions of parents worldwide still fear — needlessly — that vaccines cause autism. How did this dangerous false myth become so prevalent? As writer Steve Silberman shows during Pop-Up Magazine’s session at TED2015, it’s just another milestone in […]

Sawyer: Rethink Robotics Unveils New Robot

By Evan Ackerman Earlier this week, we went up to Boston to see something new from Rethink Robotics. They wouldn’t tell us what (not even a hint), but we bought plane tickets anyway, because Rodney Brooks told us that it wasn’t just some slightly different version of Baxter. And it wasn’t: it’s a completely different […]