New research illustrates that reactions of people, plants and animals to the changing climate are a key factor in unraveling the complexities of global warming.
Does being vegan brand you as elitist? "Days of Revolt" host Chris Hedges and longtime animal rights activist Gary Francione discuss that question, as well as the impact of the animal agriculture industry on the ecosystem, animal suffering versus human suffering and how Whole Foods CEO John Mackey can be both vegan and anti-union.
The World Wildlife Fund's findings spell trouble for all nations, especially those in the developing world whose people are heavily dependent on the ocean’s resources.
The renowned linguist and activist discusses the ethics of animal testing and vegetarianism in this short clip.
Research demonstrates that dogs, cats and others release the same hormone that humans do when they're in love; a blond man once convinced British intellectuals he was Asian and had been kidnapped from Taiwan; to deal with the climate crisis, we have to change our way of thinking. These discoveries and more after the jump.
When you feel no pain, resist cancer and show no signs of aging during your unusually long life, does it really matter that you look like an angry scrotum?
Apparently Japan has a place called Rabbit Island, and things like this happen there.
In a year in which a record number of pandas were born in captivity, Idaho launches a "derby" for kids to shoot endangered gray wolves. If we just want to kill animals, why save them in the first place?
Madagascar’s graceful society and unique natural wonders developed over thousands of years; it has taken less than a decade to put it all on life support.
As the recession forces many of us to frequently change jobs and work in servile positions, defining whom we are becomes increasingly difficult; Karl Marx is considered by some to be the world's most influential scholar; meanwhile, animals can speak, scientists find, but they don't say much beyond the basics. These discoveries and more after the jump.