This book is based on my own investigative work as a journalist, my twelve years of research and reporting on agriculture and genetic engineering, and hundreds of interviews, publications, organizations, and websites. Listed below by chapter, in the order they are first mentioned, are some of these resources. Where the source is cited in the text or the information can be easily found using an Internet search engine, it is not listed here.
Quotations from Watson's speech were taken from the author's audio recording.
Wright, Susan. Molecular Politics: Developing American and British Regulatory Policy for Genetic Engineering, 1972–1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.
Information on the Arctic seed vault, including construction photographs, can be found at the Global Crop Diversity Trust website: www.croptrust.org.