Author Archives: David Russell Schilling

New Zealand Disappearing From World Maps?

New Zealand Disappearing From World Maps?

Today’s viral video This story appeared today in the New York Times. Apparently world maps displayed at New York City’s Smithsonian Institution, Central Park Zoo, Ikea and Starbucks failed to include New Zealand which is…

The Growing Ecosystem for a Global Bioeconomy

The Growing Ecosystem for a Global Bioeconomy

Much has been made of the need for leveraging recent breakthroughs in biology, including genetics and genomics, to create a new multinational bioeconomy focused on agriculture, health, and industrial biotechnology. This new field includes agri-food,…