In this post, we look at a variety of plant-based and animal-based burgers, comparing nutrition, price, and other characteristics.
Unboxing GMO Ethos Chocolate
Ethos Chocolate launched the first GMO chocolate brand. We unboxed, tasted, and unpacked this campaign to answer the question: Was it Bitter or Sweet?
Sustainability, animal welfare, and Easter eggs
Eggs are nutritious, delicious, and sustainable. A philanthropic group looks to solve welfare concerns about culling male chicks.
GMO Pie for Pi Day
To celebrate Pi Day, what pies might feature GMOs as the main ingredient? Here are some recipes to try!
Cooking video series to launch!
Here at Biology Fortified, we've got a lot of projects going on. From databases of research, to infographics, blog posts, citizen science and more, we do what we do because we love science and we want more people to understand…
GMO labeling takes effect in Vermont
Editors note: Shannon took to Twitter (@DinoReaderMom) to share her photos demonstrating the impacts of mandatory GMO labeling in Vermont. She shared her pictures with the #WeLabeledGMOs hashtag, where GMO labeling advocates were celebrating. Shannon was kind enough to elaborate in this exclusive guest post. See…
The Future of Food
I had the amazing opportunity this past weekend to moderate a panel on the Future of Food at the Escape Velocity conference hosted by the Museum of Science Fiction in Washington, DC. It was a pleasure to have a diverse panel (panelist…
How to avoid GMOs
I received this question from a student: If someone wants to stop eating GMO food, what should they do? While I may not agree with most reasons for doing so, I understand that some people want to avoid GMOs. So, here is the…
Bird flu and egg substitutes
With bird flu having forced culls of many flocks, it may be time to consider egg substitutes.
Celebrate cookies and science
Scouting was a very important part of my childhood. I learned independence, teamwork, and so many other important life traits. Not to mention the camping, singing, crafts... and cookies! Selling cookies was one of the highlights of each year. Thanks in…