GM food is more dangerous than you think. For many reasons. One of the simplest is this: imagine there is a phone-hacker has managed to steal 1,000,000 mobile phones, and he's trying to break into them. Each phone has its own 4-digit PIN number. He has three attempts which each phone. Mathematically, he should be able to break in to about one of every 3,333 phones he tries to break into purely by chance. In other words, he'd be able to break into only 300 of the 1,000,00 phones. Now - imagine instead of each phone having an individual PIN number, all the PIN numbers are the same. This time, it might (statistically speaking - and if he doesn't have a very scientific approach!) still take him 3,333 attempts to break into one phone; but once he has the correct PIN number, he can easily break into all of the other phones. This time, he can break into at least 996,667 phones. Each plant in a GM crop has the same 'security'; if a virus can infect one plant, it can infect them all.
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