Michael Welber

Michael Welber has lived in Marathon for 16 years, and has long experience as a writer and media producer. Most recently he helped establish and was the first editor of Keys Sunday, a publication of the Keynoter. He has also been active in environmental issues in the Keys, forming and chairing the City of Marathon Green Team and creating and editing GLEE’s monthly newsletter. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ More Articles by Michael Welber Prior to November 2014.

Mar 202015
 
Letter to Editor: Ethics and Science

Editor:   The Key West Citizen ran an editorial on Sunday (3/8) that makes an appeal to science as the reason to release genetically modified mosquitoes in Key Haven and, eventually, the Lower Keys to prevent a dengue fever outbreak. While most reasonable people applaud the advances science has made in our society, including profoundly important medical discoveries, those same people know that strong ethical oversight must accompany good science. Science provides important information but without ethical oversight and good sense we also get hydrogen [continue reading…]

 March 20, 2015  Posted by at 3:20 am Issue #106, Letter to the Editor, Michael Welber 1 Response »