**Goats, Children’s Health, and the Biotech Controversy
According to writer Megan Molteni, scientists engineered goats whose milk could save thousands of poor children’s lives. But a world wary of GMOs is not ready.
“Regulation is important, and looking at these things carefully is necessary,” says Alison Van Eenennaam, an animal geneticist who works with the UC-Davis team and has been outspoken about the scientific community’s frustrations with the regulatory apparatus. “But not at the exclusion of all innovation, ever.” Particularly not those innovations, Van Eenennaam adds, that might well prevent millions of unnecessary deaths by diarrhea.
**Humans with Wings
**Black Ice Cream for a Summer Treat