The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 30 Sep 2014 16:17:13 EDTTue, 30 Sep 2014 16:17:13 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssIt's a ban, 'nuff saidhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/5111/It's-a-ban,-'nuff-said.htmlProponents of the GMO initiative have been strenuously denying that the action, whatever it is called, would be a ban on crops. But at least one person on the anti-GMO side is more forthrig.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:21:58 EDTBook review 332: The Grand Designhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/5109/Book-review-332--The-Grand-Design.htmlTHE GRAND DESIGN, by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodindow. 198 pages, illustrated. Bantam, $28 <P> Stephen Hawking's books are fun to read, and they make everything -- or at least a great deal -- sound simple.Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:32:35 EDTKeeping busyhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/5105/Keeping-busy.htmlThis morning I went to the breakfast meeting of the Rotary Club of Upcountry Maui, to see two high schoolers receive the club's Students of the Month awards.Fri, 26 Sep 2014 23:54:32 EDTMonsanto, keeping you healthyhttp://www.mauinews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/5103/Monsanto,-keeping-you-healthy.htmlDo you take prescribed medications? Did you know that most of them depend on Monsanto research? <P> Most molecules active in human physiology are leftish.Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:29:12 EDTTheir bowels sparkle like diamondshttp://www.mauinews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/5095/Their-bowels-sparkle-like-diamonds.htmlMy letter to the editor of The Maui News regarding the GMO ban was published today: <P> "There is disagreement whether the initiative on genetically modified organisms would be a moratorium or a ban. Whatever it is called, it would be a ba.Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:56:57 EDT