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Everybody Poops: And now everybody can drive, too
If you think that the latest advancement in environmentally sound automobiles is totally full of shit....you're right. Introducing the Bio-Bug: a car fuled entirely by...
| August 06, 2010
Norman Borlaug, 1914-2009, the Greatest Human Being That Ever Lived
With all these recent celebrity deaths, it's pretty lame of us media types that we haven't given more press/public attention to a real hero...
| September 15, 2009
Union electrical workers decry biotech greed
When young nerds were told that they would one day boss around guys who pummeled them in grade school, consoling parents and teachers should also have warned their prodigies about labor unions.
Conflict between the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
| March 04, 2009
10 above-and-beyond Earth-huggy ways to do things in Boston that, of course, do not use gas
| June 11, 2008
The problem with the Pope’s new list of deadly sins
The pope recently declared obscene riches, pedophilia, and causing social injustice as three of the newest deadly sins.
MARY ANN SORRENTINO
| April 02, 2008
It wasn’t impossible to build Rapture at the bottom of the ocean, Andrew Ryan would say of his creation. It was impossible to build it anywhere else.
BioShock plumbs uncharted depths
| August 28, 2007
Protesting the bio-whatever
Eighteen dancers showed to prostest the BIO 2007 convention, but they were as fuzzy as their boas on a lot of details.
A week of biotech protests ends, not with a bang but with battery failure
| May 18, 2007
Culture war games
Karen Finley sat at the edge of the stage of Emerson College’s Cutler Majestic Theatre last week and spoke about a woman who got off on war.
Karen Finley moves on, ‘It’s Alive’ goes after bio-tech, ‘Personal Computer’ gets Webby
| March 27, 2007
Must warn others
It’s a cliché of bad novels and late-night movies that scientists and artists represent two extreme — and mutually exclusive — poles of objectivity and subjectivity.
"It's Alive!" at Montserrat, "2007 North American Print Biennial" at 808 Gallery
| February 06, 2007
Planned center wants food to stick around
GE Free Maine, a nonprofit coalition rallying against genetically engineered food, is one of a three agro-activist groups working to create a Maine Center for Food Sovereignty
| September 06, 2006
The Shaggy Dog
Dave Douglas (Tim Allen, who as the Santa Clause series attests is adept at these family shape-shifting comedies) is an LA deputy DA prosecuting an animal-rights activist for setting fire to a biotech company’s lab.
Tim Allen marks his cinematic territory
| March 08, 2006
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