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Outsmarting Nature?

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Many of the world's largest agro-industrial corporations are pushing forward the poorly-defined idea of "Climate-Smart Agriculture"(CSA) to re-market industrial agriculture as 'climate-ready'. This report uncovers how some advocates of CSA are embracing the extreme genetic engineering tools of synthetic biology ("Syn Bio") to develop a set of false solutions to the climate crisis.

Extreme Genetic Engineering

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This report argues that the social, environmental and bio-weapons threats of synthetic biology surpass the possible dangers and abuses of biotech. Today, scientists aren't just mapping genomes and manipulating genes, they're building life from scratch.

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