Writer Kyle Hill does his civic duty by providing some perspective, along with a link to the document containing the exact amounts of insects (and insect parts) the FDA considers acceptable for consumption.
The microbial pendulum is swinging back in the direction of embracing germs, and harvesting ancient wisdom into the mass personalization of microbial harmony.
There are many people who love Bonobos precisely for the reason that they are what they are.
By altering genes that influence mosquitoes' response to odors, researchers at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute have created an insect that won't necessarily choose a human to sting first.
New research reveals that the salmon can pass modified genes to its hybrid offspring. That offspring happened to grow faster than both its purebred cousins, but the company behind the GM creation says the ecological risk is low.
Confronting addiction, we are forced to confront the truth, which is that we are not pure glowing creatures of free will.
Complex systems can fall apart really quickly if they tip over the edge of chaos.
I study animals not to understand humans necessarily although that has become my business, of course.
Memes are biological entities that perpetuate themselves through history by replicating and by competing in a Darwinian fashion.
We may soon find out: NASA just gave Systems & Materials Research Corporation a six-month, $125,000 grant to develop a working prototype of a food synthesizer.
We now understand that humans are 90% microbial but only 10% human.
This question touches on one of the most fundamental issues that is addressed by anybody who thinks about mortality, the end of mortality.
If I were to give you advice on what to tell your daughter, who say, is a 13-years-old adolescent, I would definitely present all kinds of options to her as really valid.
Obviously it makes a lot of sense to be eating insects.
MIT scientists have combined a biosensor wristband, a special smartphone, and a mirror attached to a computer to create a system that lets its user review the emotional highs and lows of their day or someone else's.