The Biggest Concerns About GMO Food Aren’t Really About GMOs – “Passing around infographics about which GMO-containing foods to boycott, or putting tons of effort into passing GMO labeling laws, isn’t going to do anything to solve these problems. They will just make it easier for already-privileged people to buy food they feel good about—which may well be just as bad for their health and the environment as the food they’re avoiding. Here’s why.”
Smart Girl Mara Wilson Discusses Mental Illness – The actress, who starred in Matilda, talks about growing up with anxiety and depression and shows a breathing exercise she uses to calm herself down. Also, this video is hosted on Amy Poehler’s site, so double yay!
The Boy With the Lego Hand – “After wearing prosthetics all his life, 9-year-old Aidan Robinson has designed one that fits a Wii controller and screws on a Super Soaker.” Sounds like he has a bright future in biomedical engineering!