(Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology) Research on the biology of the cilium has seen explosive growth as its essential roles in cell signaling and human disease are now well recognized. Sensory cilia act as cellular...Show More Summary
(Ecological Society of America) Distinguishing human from climatic influence on historical fire patterns is critical to forest management planning, which is guided by historical patterns of fire frequency, size, and intensity. In a report...Show More Summary
By Rosa Castro, Postdoctoral Associate in Science and Society, Duke University. Human genome editing raises a lot of questions. Gene sequence image via www.shutterstock.com. The National Academies of Science and Medicine (NASEM) released a report on Feb. 14 exploring the implications of new...
There is a place that humanity has created where the rules of society mean nothing. This place is a void of laws and social norms. The scariest thing, is
Post submitted by HRC Global Fellow Diego Mora and translated by HRC Global Intern Javier Cifuentes Although Colombia has made significant progress with regards to LGBTQ rights, LGBTQ Colombians continue to be the target of human rights violations. Show More Summary
Tax help can cost a lot of money. Pros charge $150 an hour on average to do a federal and state return, according to the National Society of Accountants. Help with planning, back taxes or audits can cost even more. But there are a few ways to get human tax help for free. 1. Show More Summary
Our neighbor to the north demonstrates vividly how the logic of euthanasia consciousness spreads like a virus. Once a society generally accepts killing as an acceptable response to human suffering, the killable categories expand exponentially–clearly...Show More Summary
Post by Jacqueline Burt Cote. As if there were any doubt that our president has no interest in protecting the most vulnerable members of our society: The Trump administration is reversing protections put into place by President Obama,...Show More Summary
Well, you probably know why. "With its descriptions of human social life subsumed by technology and images, it is often cited as a prophecy of the dangers of the internet age now upon us. And perhaps more than any other 20th-century philosophical work, it captures the profoundly odd moment we are now living through, under […]
DNA of 500-year-old bacteria is first direct evidence of an epidemic — one of humanity's deadliest — that occurred after Spanish conquest.
New York shelter workers breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday morning when 75 puppies arrived to their location safely after the truck transporting them was involved in a rollover crash. According to the Broome County Humane Society, the pups were rescued from an Iowa breeder and en route to their shelter when the cargo van crashed at about 3:45 a.m. Show More Summary
“Fake News” or Verified Fact? HumaneWatch Highlights Bad Behaviors of HSUS Washington, DC—After the release of a highly successful Super Bowl ad, HumaneWatch.org, a project of the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom, is upping theShow More Summary
SALT LAKE CITY (KSTU) -- A dog up for adoption at the Humane Society of Utah comes with a list of instructions from a former family member who was obviously determined to make sure "Rhino Lightning" found a good home. DeAnn ShepherdShow More Summary
If you want to adopt a certain dog at the Humane Society of Utah, you're going to need to follow a long list of very sweet instructions. DeAnn Shepherd told KSTU that this is the first time she has seen anything like this. Rhino Lightning, a 3-year-old dog, has certainly been well-loved. Show More Summary
The post Food Is Free Project appeared first on EthicalFoods.com. Please visit us at EthicalFoods.com - Sustainable, Local, Humane Food. Fresh, healthy, nourishing food is a human necessity. However, in modern society, food often comes...Show More Summary
When Rhino Lightning’s family surrendered him at the Humane Society of Utah, they left him with a bittersweet note in a spiral notebook written by a heartbroken kid. “He was my puppy,” the kid wrote of the 3-year-old dog. “I really hope he is in a good environment. Show More Summary
Forget Saturday morning cartoons. Here’s Caturday reality TV! The Icelandic humane society Kattavinafélagið and Icelandic news and culture website Nútíminn have teamed up to create an incredibly cute cat-themed livestream and it’s called… wait for it… Keeping Up With the Kattarshians. Show More Summary
Mothers from all human societies sing to their babies. Why do they do this, and is it important? One researcher is determined to find out.
(Arizona State University) Society faces several new and powerful technologies that could alter the human trajectory into the future and, the public wants clear guidelines as to how these technologies like gene editing are managed to ensure they are used safely. Show More Summary
1. What is ocean acidification? The ocean provides a vital benefit to human society by absorbing one-fourth of all man-made carbon dioxide (CO2) released into the atmosphere, thus substantially limiting climate change (Le Quéré et al. 2015). However, oceanic CO2 uptake come with a cost. Known s “the other CO2 problem”, ocean acidification is a […]