Sense about Science ? equipping people to make sense of science and evidence
Petition and comments
6060 people have signed the petition
The Don't Destroy Research petition is now closed, many thanks to everyone who signed it. Below is the list of signatories and their comments. You can also see a collection of public support for the Rothamsted researchers' appeal here.
The planned direct action against the GM wheat experiment at Rothamsted did not happen on Sunday 27th May. The GM wheat trial is ongoing.
Julia Zograf, nematoli
Morten Lillemo, Researcher
Pooria Ensafi, Nematologist
Gianfranco Benedetto, Student
F R Orr, Housewife
Had teachers who had worked at this brilliant place. Keep your paws off it!
Xiaohuan Sun, PhD. student
I truely agree the point that it would be frustrating if someone destroy our experiment just because of rumor or unknown.
BB Senthi, Analyst
Richard Comont, Entomologist
Sylwia Bzdyra, student
Kaalindi Misra, Student
Rachel Watson, Teaching Assistant
Duncan Carmichael, Accountant
Sabina Mohideen, professional
Miguel Ponce Bustos, Boquímico
Greg Deakin, PhD student
Noel Lucca, Grad student
Martin Harvey, Ecologist
I'm concerned about potential dangers with GM, but the only way to find out the truth is through research - destroying research leaves us all in the dark
Daniel Rodriguez, Scientist
I work on food security in Africa and believe that destroying this trial should be considered a crime against the most vulnerable of the world, in desperate need of technological innovations that could provide opportunities to overcome poverty.
Ash Bryant, unemployed
Guillem Marco, PhD
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