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Who Cares If They're Cute? This Zoologist Accepts Animals On Their Own Terms - NPR


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Zoologist Lucy Cooke says humans have got it all wrong about sloths. "People think that because the animal is slow that it's somehow useless and redundant," she says. But in fact, "they are incredibly successful creatures." Cooke is the founder of the ...

Older adults grow just as many new brain cells as young people - Science Daily


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Lead author Maura Boldrini, associate professor of neurobiology at Columbia University, says the findings may suggest that many senior citizens remain more cognitively and emotionally intact than commonly believed. "We found that older people have ...
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The artist and her evolution - Harvard Gazette


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The first thing Rosamond Purcell photographed at Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology back in the 1980s was a pangolin, or scaly anteater, with “armor-like overlapping limpet shells and rapier claws.” The animal caught her eye because of its ...

P.A.W.S.: People For Animal Welfare and Safety

Thunder Bay - Canada

A volunteer organization providing interim care to animals in need until a new permanent home is found.

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University of Southern California-based animal rescue group which places dogs and cats in loving, adoptive homes.

United States

All-volunteer, non-violent activist and educational group dedicated to promoting the guiding principle that all life on this planet is sacred and interconnected.

Federal Association Against Vivisection - People for Animal Rights
Germany

An association of more than 100 regional and nation-wide organizations in Germany, working for the recognition of fundamental rights for animals.

Animal Welfare League
Australia

Nonprofit organisation helping to reunite lost pets with their owners and find homes for abandoned animals.

Animal Welfare Institute
United States

Nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to reducing cruelty towards animals.

United States

No-kill animal shelter featuring dogs and cats available for adoption in the Greater Cincinnati area.

United States

News and information about the use of animals in research, animal testing, genetic engineering, and other ethical issues.

International Fund for Animal Welfare
United States

Engaging communities, government leaders, and like-minded organizations around the world to achieve lasting solutions to pressing animal welfare and conservation challenges.

National Animal Welfare Trust
United Kingdom

Providing active care for animals in the community, through rescue centers and sponsorship programs.

United States

Through active service and community education, ensure humane treatment of animals by promoting a community in which animals are valued, cared for, and sheltered.