Falling for Birds, One at a Time

Nearly 3,000 Red-winged Blackbirds fell dead from the sky in Beebe, Arkansas on New Year's Eve. 

Extinction Folly -- Review of Paper Tiger: A Visual History of the Thylacine

Today, rewards offered for a living specimen seem like wishful thinking.

Man vs. Wild, Bear Grylls, and the Violent Nature Myth

A few months ago, surfing the television, I happened upon a scene...

Peter Singer, Vioxx, and the Future of Animal Testing

No human enterprise illustrates our deep-seated sense of superiority than the use of animals in product and drug testing.

It’s Time (magazine) to Respect Cows

 Animal minds made big news this month with Time magazine

Beneath the Surface of an Oil Spill

As the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico hemorrhages toward its third month, there's a big question about which very little is being said...