Greatest Human Being You Never Heard Of
Penn and Teller profile Norman Borlaug and his contributions to genetically engineered food (some strong language).
New York Times article today -- Norman E. Borlaug, the plant scientist who did more than anyone else in the 20th century to teach the world to feed itself and whose work was credited with saving hundreds of millions of lives, died Saturday night. He was 95 and lived in Dallas.
HT: Johan Norberg
Update: Reason Magazine interview with Norman Borlaug (Hat tip: HappyJuggler)