Take this simple test and find out!
There is much concern these days about the current scourge of “science deniers,” people who refuse to accept factual truth as defined by a consensus of scientists. Of course, you don’t think you are one of “those people”. But can you be sure?
Take this simple test and find out.
Section 1: Organic Food
Scientific consensus, as reflected by the US Department of Agriculture findings, says that organic foods are not safer or healthier than those grown conventionally. In the biggest meta-study to date, researchers at Stanford University conducted a systematic review to determine if organically produced foods are safer or healthier than conventionally produced foods. Overall, the published literature does not suggest health benefits from consuming organic rather than conventional foods.
Organic agriculture does, however, use far more of earth’s precious land and water resources than conventional farming.
Do you AGREE with this consensus? (no points)
Are you skeptical or unsure about this consensus? (1 point)
Section 2: Vitamins
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