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Food For Thought

Humanity’s fear of new technology is something that long anticipates Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Indeed, it’s the real sub-text of the Icarus myth. However, even in the dismal history of such terrors, the current European panic over genetically modified food stands out for its stupidity. What’s more, it’s a fear that’s costing lives in the Third World. Nick Cohen takes up the story in today’s Observer.

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