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.
M T H Davies, Farmer
Vandalism has no place in this world. Science & Research are the only way that mankind can survive the problems it has created
Lizzie Glennon, PhD student
Dr. Klaus Rudolph, Biologist; Medical Writer
Antonio Morales Muñoz, IT
Research is always for good.
Ben Longdon, Biologist
Katherine Meacham, PhD Student
Chengxia Li, Plant Scientist
Tyson Howell, PhD student
Ksenia V Krasileva, Postdoc
Adam Merberg, Graduate Student (Mathematics)
Let's make decisions based on science, rather than destroying the research before it can inform our decisions.
Alexander Chisholm, Client Officer
Plenty without pesticides, a noble goal that deserves better than being destroyed by blinkered extremists.
Cian d'Arcy, Veterinary Nurse
Science is for the betterment of everyone. We are no longer living in the dark ages where what is feared is destroyed. Guys get a life seriously
Deborah Waller, Human Evolution Student
Nicol Holzapfel, UX Designer
Edinburgh Skeptics, PhD student
Adam Morriss, Programmer
Nicholas Irish, Software Engineer
Ali Irish, Horticulturist
David Krikler, Speechwriter
If food security is one of the world's long-term problems, then food research is one of its long-term solutions
Charles Rumary, Paediatric Nurse