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Biology 163: Using Genetic Technologies to Solve Environmental Issues: Research Resources

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Genetically Modified Plants

Links with the key  require your GBS login (ID number) and password for Home Access. 

GMOs are a Necessity for Farmers and the Environment   (Opinion Article in the Wall Street Journal)

Will this Stuff harm the Environment? How Biotech crops are evaluated for Environmental Safety  (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Genetically Modified Conservation (Conservation Magazine)

Edible Plant Vaccines  (Science Nordic)

Genetically Engineered Crops are Safe and Possibly Good for Climate Change (Scientific American)

Research Tips & GBS Databases

When you're reading and you find terms that relate to your topic, such as biotechnology, GMOs, eco-friendly, sustainable, etc., write them down. You can use them as key words when you are searching for more information. 

If you're searching in Google, be sure to avoid sites that are biased for or against genetically modified plants and animals. Stick to reliable scientific, news, and government resources.  


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