Is Organic Better? Ask a Fruit Fly

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A middle-school experiment using fruit flies and organic foods has won publication in a national scientific journal and spurred a debate about the relative benefits of organic eating.

Asher Laub‘s insight:

Fruitflies who fed off of organic produce fared better than those who consumed conventionally grown produce. Organic food is more expensive than conventionally grown produce, however, it saves you money and stress in the long run when it comes to medical bills and general well-being.

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David Landau is a graduate of NYU Steinhardt and a science educator since 2007. His interests and booking musical entertainment. His favorite musical performers are Asher and Lindsey Stirling

Posted on April 23, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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