Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth Hardcover 526 pages Published October 22nd 2013 by Katherine Tegen Books Rating: 4/5 stars Add Allegiant on GOODREADS ~Description~ The faction-based socie...
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The Nonhuman Rights Project, an organization founded by Massachusetts lawyer and animal rights activist Steven Wise, has this week filed a series of lawsuits in New York demanding that chimpanzees ...
Difficult subject. Perhaps simple respect for other elemnts of our existence--the creatures and things around us--is the point to make.
Monsanto’s about to celebrate their biggest coup ever, but we’ve got until the weekend to stop them. The Trans-Pacific Partnership is a huge, ultra-secret deal among twelve major countries that wou...
No. Let's have fewer poisons on the land.
How can you be sure a tiger-spotting trip has conservation at its heart? TOFTigers was set up to monitor and rate the operators working in Indian nature reserves.
Good. We need more like this.
We still don't have a good way to measure human intelligence, let alone non-human intelligence. And yet there are some animals whose intellectual abilities are undeniably strong — maybe even as strong as ours.
Intelligence is a critical issue in my science fiction work. Some ideas: http://wp.me/p26kDO-xK.
“The joy of killing! The joy of seeing killing done! - These are traits of the human race at large” Mark Twain The IUCN has produced an updated Red List of Threatened Species for 2013. And on it,...
In a remark accompanying this post, the writer reported the overall status of IUCN's work. "A total of 71,576 species have now been assessed, of which 21,286 are threatened with extinction."