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.
Gunnar Ries, Mineralogist
Jasper Menkus, Student
The force of scientific progress - the only reason why we are not still living in mud huts - has only ever suffered temporary setbacks. Even if we should lose the battle of Rothamsted against the forces of ignorance, hysteria, and Luddism, we will win the war.
Emily Egan, Freelance
Johannes Heimbach, Student
Christopher Swift, Student
Good luck, lets hope they see sense :)
Helen Evans, paper Conservator
Chris Oates, Student
Madrin Ballaschk, PhD Student in Structural Biology
firstname.lastname@example.org, IT consultant
Steven Sumpter, Cripple
Andrew Cameron, Conservationist
Anne Gronlund, Senior research scientist
Alexis Barr, Postdoctoral Researcher
John Craig, Student
The best way to improve the environmental impact of agriculture and meet the nutritional needs of the world's population is broadening our knowledge and testing creative solutions to problems through research like this.
Courtney Williams, Student
Ellie Rofe, Student
Ieva Palubeckaite, Student- Biochemistry
james beanland, medical student
Kala sadler, BT engineer
michelle creswell, Horticulturist