The chicken and egg, climate change and GMO stories you might be interested in reading this week.

Three stories about science offer insight into climate, chickens and eggs and GMOs..

Three stories you might find interesting dealing with GMOs, climate change, and the age old chicken and egg controversy.

Science sometimes conflicts with what people want to believe

An article in National Geographic explores the question: Why Do Many Reasonable People Doubt Science?

“We live in an age when all manner of scientific knowledge—from climate change to vaccinations—faces furious opposition.
Some even have doubts about the moon landing. Read the entire article

 

Bill Nye changes direction on GMOs

Bill Nye, the Science Guy has done an about face on the safety of Genetically Modified Organisms. He was against it until he saw the science behind the technology. A recent Washington Post article explains his change of attitude.

 

The egg came first

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? That question has boggled the minds of scientists, philosophers and just regular folk for about as long as there have been scientists, philosophers and regular folk. A recent article in The Guardian digs a little deeper into this age old controversy.

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