Photographer Guinnevere Shuster came up with a “photo booth” concept for friends that are available at the The Humane Society of Utah! They’re having a “Love UT Give UT” event today, too. More deets here. (Did you know your $10 donation can vaccinate one homeless pet?) (My Modern Met.)Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: ResQte Of The […]
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) leadership participated in today's launch of the new Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network (HCPLAN) from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) at an event featuring President Obama and HHS Secretary Burwell.
Deer feeders such as the one pictured here spray whole corn to attract the deer. Our team shoots each female deer with a dart from a projector gun like the one held by my colleague Josh Irving (above). The dart immobilizes the deer for a brief period during which the contraceptive is administered. Show More Summary
Isaiah, a 1-year-old, 57-pound American Staffordshire terrier mix, is available for adoption through the Washington Humane Society.The D.C. Animal Shelter, 1201 New York Ave. NE, and the Humane Society shelter (www.washhumane.org), 7319 Georgia Ave. Show More Summary
These cases were handled by the Washington Humane Society, which operates its shelter at 7319 Georgia Ave. NW, and the District’s, at 1201 New York Ave. NE. For information or assistance, call 202-723-5730 or go to www.washhumane.org.Read full article >>
Two professional societies of human geneticists have issued a position statement on the promise and challenges of non-invasive prenatal testing, a procedure to test blood drawn from pregnant mothers for Down syndrome and other chromosomal disorders in the fetus. Show More Summary
Photo by Aaron Binaco Last October, I traveled to Maine to hunt black bears with houndsman Bob Parker. As you might recall, the Humane Society of the United States was pushing a ballot initiative in November that would have, if passed, banned hunting bears with bait, with hounds, and bear trapping. Show More Summary
By Kristen Schaal's estimation, mankind will be printing off human hearts 30 years before women have wage equality
Humane Society International has prevented another group of dogs from becoming dinner in South Korea. Rescued earlier this month from a dog farm outside of Seoul, 57 dogs and puppies -- including Beagles, Poodles, Korean Jindos, andShow More Summary
Fresh water is vital to human society -- not simply for drinking, but also for washing, farming and producing energy. In the future, this crucial resource is expected to become increasingly scarce. This is partly due to climate change. In the sub-tropics, climate change is most likely to result in reduced annual rainfall in the already dry regions. Show More Summary
A paper at this week's American Chemical Society meeting will discuss extracting microscopic precious metals from human waste The post There’s Gold In That Poop! Mining Precious Metals From Human Waste appeared first on Sustainablog...
?tella - "Picking Words". The young librarian overestimates her own importance. It is a regal profession, a crucial human achievement - but all the same, Jennifer, you are not yet a pillar of learnéd society. Watch her as she...
Tree House Humane Society, a no-kill cat shelter headquartered in Uptown, announced it will break ground next month on a new, expanded facility in Rogers Park (7225 N. Western Ave.) that will feature a cat cafe. First reported by DNAinfo.com,...Show More Summary
The rise in loneliness has serious health consequences for society. With more people living alone and longer, and many of us over-reliant on the Internet for human interaction, loneliness is on the rise. Defined as the gap between our...Show More Summary
“The point of contextualization is not comfort, but clarity. The gospel will never be completely comfortable in any fallen society or to any sinful human being. Our goal is to make sure that we do not put any obstacles in the way of the gospel, and that the only stumbling block is the stumbling block of the cross itself.” - Putting Contextualization in its Place
More than 50 dogs going up for adoption in San Francisco have an unusual pedigree: All were destined to become dinner before their rescue. Two groups, Humane Society International and the Change for Animals Foundation, removed the 57 animals from a dog-meat farm in South Korea and flew them to...
These women have changed history forever by being strong, brave, and human, regardless of society’s expectations for them. Jeanne Manford marches with her gay son during a Pride Parade, 1972. Jeanne went on to found the rights groupShow More Summary
How purrrrfect. The Tree House Humane Society announced they will be opening a “cat’fe” as part of their brand-new, $7 million rescue and care facility. [ more › ]
damoses (CC BY-ND 2.0) Left-leaning techno-utopians tell of the possibility of a future when machines do the heavy lifting, employment as we know it disappears, and humanity enjoys an era of unprecedented leisure. Brian Merchant reports...Show More Summary
I work for the Wildlife Conservation Society because I believe that each generation must safeguard our planet's wildlife and natural resources for future generations. When wildlife populations are threatened by human behavior, balancing...Show More Summary