Philippine genetically modified Golden Rice

WashU study suggests GMO Golden Rice falls short on promises

A new study from Washington University in St. Louis suggests Golden Rice is still years away from field introduction and even then, may fall short of lofty health benefits still cited regularly by GMO advocates.

group photo of WOOTA team members

Students make clean drinking water out of thin air

WashU social venture WOOTA (Water Out Of Thin Air) wins Engineering Discovery Competition (EDC) for building a device that turns humidity in the air into clean drinking water.

Young-Shin Jun

Water: Vital for life

One of the world’s most precious resources is essential for public health, food supply and the economy.

school children in Malawi

Project Peanut Butter

RUTF is an energy-dense, peanut butter like paste, but it is more than just peanut butter.