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Race, ethnicity and community
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Race, ethnicity and community

What does ‘race’ mean today, to a biologist? The ‘candelabra’ model of racial development is now rejected in favour of a ‘trellis’ model. . Nigel Pocock . Even with Neanderthals, cross-species mating was occurring. Modern Europeans consequently have between 2%-5% Neanderthal DNA. The trellis model allows for constant movement of […]

Killer seeds
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Killer seeds

The 30 minute documentary “Seeds of Freedom”, narrated by Jeremy Irons, condemns the impact caused by large scale farming and by genetically modified seeds in the world’s agricultural tradition. _ Industrial farming and genetically modified seeds in particular are having a devastating impact on the biodiversity developed by the world’s […]