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Michael Pollan Responds to Study Finding ‘No Significant Health Benefit’ to Organic Food

September 4, 2012 | 2:41 pm

Michael Pollan Responds to Study Finding ‘No Significant Health Benefit’ to Organic Food

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You may have heard the NPR story this morning about the meta-study from Stanford University, published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, which¬† found “no significant health benefit” to organic food. As physician R Dena Bravata, the study’s co-author, told KQED Science’s Amy Standen today, when it comes to healthfulness, “there is, in general, not […]

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August 1, 2011 | 3:16 pm

Blog Beat: Airbnb Apologizes; Determining Gender From Tweets; Video – Whole Foods Parking Lot Remix; Tickets for Michael Pollan UCB Class

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Been following the Airbnb debacle? FromTechCrunch: The CEO of the San Francisco company, which facilitates online matchups between those looking for short-term accomodations and people putting their abodes up for rent, offered an unconditional apology to the San Francisco client whose place was ransacked and robbed, as well as mea culpas all around. From Mashable: […]

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