Evidence now suggests taxpayers’ money has been used to shield Monsanto and other pesticide companies from liability and obstruct consumers’ ability to prove damages. Legal teams are now asking Jess Rowland, a former EPA official, to supply information about his work with three companies associated with Monsanto.
The tricorder of ‘Star Trek’ fame was a handheld device capable of diagnosing diseases. 312 teams from 38 countries recently entered prototypes in the XPRIZE competition. One group won the top prize. Dr. McCoy would have been proud.
Concern is mounting about the effects of the herbicide glyphosate on the environment and human health. It’s a major ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup. But now there’s a new version of Roundup that substitutes vinegar. You can only buy it in Austria.