The Truth Behind Genetically Modified Organisms

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The Truth behind GMO’s

From the first but fire built, to the enlightenment, to now, people have used technology to further advance their knowledge of this earth. As humans the technology that we have discovered extraordinary things. Every day science advances in new methods to make people 's lives productive, faster, and more efficient. However science sometimes pushes the boundaries of humans ethical, scientific and political views. A new controversy has sprung from Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs), especially the production, sale, and consumption of genetically modified foods. GMO’s are organism or microorganism whose genetic material has been altered by genetic engineering. Many are concerned that the consumption of GMO foods
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Therefore it would be easier to help third world countries living in starvation. The GM crops mature at a much faster rate so it allows for more crops to grow and the crops need less chemical and manual labor to produce these crops. Another factor of the food deprivation is mainly due to "quantity rather than quality food" meaning people that are receiving the small amount of food; it is food that has little to no nutrients. GMC allow for biochemist to fill crops with nutrition so that even the low income houses will be getting the nutrition they need. Another major benefit will be just the surplus of food in general. Considering the population and the limited amount of food, GM crops will become a tool and would allow for food …show more content…
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