Tag Archives: food

Biowarfare Through the Food Supply

In an April 17, 2023, opinion piece in STAT News,1 Dr. Peter Lurie and Beth Ellikidis argue for the genetic engineering of food, claiming “newer technologies can make highly targeted changes at the base-pair level — one specific rung on the DNA ladder — enhancing precision and reducing the likelihood of ‘off-target effects’ in which… Read More »

Food Bites: Newcastle’s Roundhouse is reborn

There has been great excitement surrounding the recent opening of Crystalbrook Kingsley in Newcastle’s CBD, and rightly so. It is the city’s first five-star hotel, after all, and has transformed the former council administration centre into a sustainably-considered, 130-room luxury destination. Groundfloor cafe Ms Mary and top-floor bar Romberg’s opened to the public on June… Read More »