Without GM crops, the world would have needed 3.4 percent additional cropland to keep global agricultural output at its 2019 level
Gene technology regulations Part 3: Enhanced International Standards Bolster Biotechnology Risk Management
Gene technology regulations Part 1. Current treatment of new breeding technologies by the existing Gene Technology Regulations in Australia
Natural GMOs Part 311. Genes move widely in working cassettes by newly discovered mechanism in ecologically important oxygen generating ocean bacteria
If you think scrapping COVID isolation periods will get us back to work and past the pandemic, think again
Beware of the false claims: The pandemic coronavirus spike protein furin cleavage site was not deliberately engineered in a laboratory
Millions of Australians still haven’t had their COVID boosters. What message could convince them now?
How Australia Has Responded to the Challenge of Regulating Genetically Modified Organisms in the Clinic
Cutting COVID isolation and mask mandates will mean more damage to business and health in the long run
US life expectancy has taken a nose-dive. In Australia, health decisions by National Cabinet ignore this warning. Adults in charge need to explain
Misinformation is a common thread between the COVID-19 and HIV/AIDS pandemics – with deadly consequences
Giving people a “micro-dose” of misinformation in advance helps prevent them falling for it in future
The Guardian and Carey Gillam join long list of activists who misrepresent the science of glyphosate and exaggerate the risk of pesticides
Natural GMOs Part 308: Punchline -- Virus-like mobile DNA cassettes cross the species barrier and drive the evolution of genetic incompatibilities
"For anyone who doesn’t think that COVID is a big deal for children, this TWiV #916 is another good update to listen to." (Dr Wilson of Debunk The Funk)
When Science Becomes Embroiled in Conflict: Recognizing the Public’s Need for Debate while Combating Conspiracies and Misinformation
Natural GMOs Part 306. Nematodes took in foreign wood digestion genes so that they could graze on food more efficiently.
David Wiledio Naboho, Farmer in Burkina Faso, continues his push for more farming resilience in his local community
COVID-19 mortality rates improved in Victoria coinciding with SARS-2 Omicron but weeks of deaths are already locked in
Tweet of the year: Joe Rogan finds it surprising that COVID-19 is 6-times more dangerous to the heart than vaccines
The Omicron COVID wave in Sydney -- in actual practice -- is showing less severe disease risk to patients than seen in the previous Delta wave
How to use daily infection numbers to accurately predict future hospital needs in the Australian coronavirus epidemic: Stay alert but not alarmed
Surge in coronavirus infections in Victoria means that hospital system will be severely stressed tested over the next 2 weeks
Key facts about COVID-19 vaccines that may save your life... and which Bobby Kennedy says Tony Fauci wants to hide.
Listen in Bobby Kennedy. What effect does COVID-19 vaccination have on mortality risk? It pushes it down, down, down.
COVID-19 vaccine boosters are urgently needed to counter an upturn in infection rates among the over 40 year-olds in Australia
Concerns About the Special Article on Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin in High-Risk Outpatients With COVID-19
Why five weeks extra vaccine rollout more than Sydney had made a huge difference blunting the severity of the Melbourne COVID-19 outbreak
Vaccination dramatically shifted the burden of infection in Victoria, Australia to young children and teenagers.
Direct evidence that rapid immunisation shifted burden of COVID infection away from the vulnerable in Sydney, and prevented a medical crisis
Will Australia follow Europe into a fourth COVID wave? Boosters, vaccinating kids, ventilation and masks may help us avoid it
Proof that vaccination has worked extraordinarily well against a Coronavirus delta variant during an epidemic.
Melbourne got a protective the umbrella of vaccine induced immunity right through the epidemic, rather than Sydney's one-month in coverage.
Tired of lockdown rules? Our analysis shows most Australians have curbed mixing and helped suppress COVID
The Trifecta is on in the Land of Oz. Victoria will follow NSW this coming week and halt the COVID-19 epidemic
Part 4. What does Portugal's success with vaccine protection say about the future of COVID-19 in Australia?
Part 2. in a series. Death rates in the 2021 Melbourne COVID-19 Delta 2 outbreak start out lower than rates at start of the Sydney 2021 COVID-19 outbreak
Vaccination is now saving 4 of the lives of 1000 Sars-CoV2 infected people a day in New South Wales, and that's without factoring in infections it prevents.
Detecting impact of vaccination on COVID-19 mortality ratios during the New South Wales outbreak Part 1
Age-shifts in burden of infection are helping to soften the damage to health in NSW from COVID-19 Delta variant
Tweet of the month by Michael Worobey about paper of the year : illegal sales of plausible SARS-CoV2 intermediate hosts such as civets in wet markets of Wuhan 2017-19