genetically modified organisms
‘Snowpiercer’ Director’s New Movie ‘Okja' Is an Anti-Corporate Mindfuck
The new film from Bong Joon Ho is a critique of ethical capitalism wrapped in a heartwarming animal adventure story. But it's not coming to theaters: it premieres on Netflix June 28.
These People Want to Genetically Engineer Pink Chickens
The Pink Chicken Project wants to use CRISPR to alter all chickens’ DNA in order to send a message about the health of our environment.
Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Show Resistance to Dengue
About half of the world’s population is at risk of infection from dengue fever.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
The Guy Behind Long-Delayed Glowing Plants Kickstarter Wants to Sell You Moss
Antony Evans still hasn’t shipped any glow-in-the-dark plants, but he wants you to trust him on his new product.
What Synthetic Biology Is Doing to Our Houseplants
A genetically modified moss that pumps out patchouli fragrance is in the works.
Mandatory Federal GMO Labeling Is On Its Way
It’s clear that a federal decision is in the works, even if a current Senate bill doesn't pass.
Bayer's Takeover of Monsanto Would Create the World's Largest Agricultural Supplier
Activists opposed to genetically modified organisms fear the combined companies would wield tremendous influence over how — and what — foods are grown around the world.
Instead of Killing Mosquitoes, Why Don’t We Edit the Viruses Out of Them?
We’re desperate for a solution. What are our options?
This Week, Top Geneticists Want to Decide If GMO Humans Are OK
The International Summit on Human Genome Editing is the most important meeting ever held on the subject.
the people speak
Are GMOs Safe? - The People Speak
In this episode of 'The People Speak,' VICE News traveled around the world to ask people about GMOs.
Here's What Religious Experts Have to Say About Faith and GMOs
VICE News speaks with experts on the world's major religions about whether GMOs are permissible under Catholicism, Islam, Protestantism, Judaism, and Hinduism.
Now That We Know Coffee's Genome, Your Morning Buzz Will Be Genetically Modified
Knowing coffee's genome will allow scientists to make new specialty coffee strains.