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Name: Bio 111 Fall 2010 Assignment #1: Biology in the News (10 pts) Due Wednesday, October 6 Find a current newspaper article (less than 2 months old) on a biological topic. It must be from a real newspaper (not the Mustang Daily), although it is fine if you access it online. The article must be a full article (not just one or two paragraphs) with information about the relevant biology. This must be your own work (see section on plagiarism on the course syllabus). Use complete sentences for all your answers. Attach the article to this sheet. 1. In one sentence, state the biological issue discussed in the article. Whole Foods Market is campaigning with the non-profit Non-GMO project to alert the public about genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the food supply. 2. Why is this biological issue interesting and/or significant (why is it newsworthy)? This biological issue is a significant and newsworthy topic because most Americans are not aware there are genetically modified organisms in their foods and do not know what
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2012 for the course BIO 111 taught by Professor Goschke during the Spring '07 term at Cal Poly.

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