quote: "I remember being shocked at the claims that it was anti-stem cell people that are preventing people like Fox from being healed. It may or may not be true
quote: biotechnology in general will one day allow a cure for Parkinsons. It may not be in Fox's lifetime, and it may not stem from (ahem) stem cells. But a cure does exist, and only biotech will give it to us.
quote: When a distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly right. When he states that something is impossible, he is very probably wrong
quote: As far as we know, no such pathway exists, much less a natural chemical to do so.
quote: we're not going to be able to identify, isolate, and produce it
quote: Only a fool would believe that they can truly stop all progress
quote: I'd think that a GE crop designed to produce high yields with minimal fertilization and watering would be far easier on the environment then present methods.
quote: Since you live in the south I'm sure you've seen Kudzu....
quote: where nature "didn't intend" them to be.
quote: But I'm not trying to make fun of world hunger. Matter of fact, I think I have the answer. You want to stop world hunger? Stop sending these people food. Don't send these people another bite, folks. You want to send them something, you want to help? Send them U-Hauls. Send them U-Hauls, some luggage, send them a guy out there who says, 'Hey, we been driving out here every day with your food, for, like, the last thirty or forty years, and we were driving out here today across the desert, and it occurred to us that there wouldn't BE world hunger, if you people would LIVE WHERE THE FOOD IS! YOU LIVE IN A DESERT! YOU LIVE IN A F#CKING DESERT! NOTHING GROWS OUT HERE! NOTHING'S GONNA GROW OUT HERE! YOU SEE THIS? HUH? THIS IS SAND. KNOW WHAT IT'S GONNA BE A HUNDRED YEARS FROM NOW? IT'S GONNA BE SAND! YOU LIVE IN A F#CKING DESERT! GET YOUR STUFF, GET YOUR SH!T, WE'LL MAKE ONE TRIP, WE'LL TAKE YOU TO WHERE THE FOOD IS! WE HAVE DESERTS IN AMERICA -- WE JUST DON'T LIVE IN THEM, A$$HOLES!"
quote: For instance, a single cup of coffee contains over 1000 different chemicals, 95% of which have never been the subject of even one scientific study. Roughly half are estimated to have at least some long-term carcinogenic potential.
quote: Many [people] are unaware that there are more than 1,000 natural chemicals in a cup of coffee. Only 22 of these have been tested in the standard animal cancer test, and 17 showed up as carcinogens.