Scott Faber of the Environmental Working Group, an organization pushing for GMO labels on food packaging, shares some tips for finding items on grocery store shelves that contain genetically modified organisms (GMO). As Vice President of Government Affairs at EWG, Faber is one voice standing against a controversial bill to prohibit states from requiring food companies to disclose the present of genetically modified (GMO) ingredients in their products. Read at www.mcclatchydc.com.
With the help of Lego master builders, visitors to the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C., had the chance to help build a roughly 9-by-13 foot American flag — out of Legos! Video by Yuan Gu/Medill News Service for McClatchy