Nature & Ecology
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Edward Posnett

* * * — There’s a detail in the history of the conquest, the story of how fewer than two hundred Spaniards subdued the Incan Empire, that has always intrigued ...
( Category: Environmental Economics August 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-18 | Author:Howard Mansfield

A stranger has come to town. He has suitcases full of money. He wants your land. Will you sell? Does everyone have a price? Is everything for sale—every last piece ...
( Category: Anthologies August 11,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Peter Davies

The puddlers in Bendigo were long gone, but sludge was still being produced there by sluicers and quartz mines. The sludge channel constructed in the 1860s was now full to ...
( Category: Nature & Ecology August 9,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Timothy C. Winegard

CHAPTER 12 Unalienable Bites: The American Revolution A month after the opening salvos of the American Revolution at Lexington and Concord in April 1775, the newly appointed commander in chief ...
( Category: Entomology August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lucy McRobert

167. Dip your toes in the water On a warm day, what could be better than a refreshing dip to cool you down? Wild swimming is a great way to ...
( Category: Wildlife August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-23 | Author:Gary L. Francione & Anna Charlton [Francione, Gary L. & Charlton, Anna]

But… Aren’t there laws that require the “humane” treatment of animals? Yes, there are laws that supposedly require that we treat animals “humanely” and that we not inflict “unnecessary” suffering ...
( Category: Animal Rights August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-07 | Author:Gary L. Francione & Anna Charlton [Francione, Gary L. & Charlton, Anna]

Sample Discussion: Harambe and Vegan Advocacy In May 2016, after a small child entered an enclosure at the Cincinnati zoo that housed a silverback gorilla named Harambe, zoo officials shot ...
( Category: Animal Rights August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-07-28 | Author:Gary L. Francione [Francione, Gary L.]

Animals as Spiritual Inferiors The second reason for denying animals the basic right not to be treated as things is that although animals are sentient and have an interest in ...
( Category: Animal Rights August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-02 | Author:Gary L. Francione & Anna Charlton [Francione, Gary L. & Charlton, Anna]

Discussion Veganism as a Moral Imperative Abolitionists agree with welfarists that animal exploitation is not going to disappear “overnight” and that we need to take incremental steps—what welfarists call “baby ...
( Category: Animal Rights August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 1995-05-01 | Author:Gary L. Francione [Francione, Gary L.]

prior to 1963, all 27 prospective and retrospective studies of human patients showed a strong association between cigarette smoking and lung cancer. However, almost all eft its to cause lung ...
( Category: Animal Rights August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-08-05 | Author:Stephanie Kaza

ONCE YOU TAKE UP THE GREEN PRACTICE PATH,yOUSee that environmental caregiving is a lifelong task. The changes that need to happen may even take generations. We absolutely cannot do this ...
( Category: Ecology August 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-06 | Author:Harriet Dyer

50 EVEN THE BONES Not all leftovers can be boxed up and eaten for lunch the next day – you’d get some strange looks if you started gnawing chicken bones ...
( Category: Waste Management August 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-25 | Author:John Hersey

THE DRUNKEN FISHERMAN by Robert Lowell Wallowing in this bloody sty, I cast for fish that pleased my eye (Truly Jehovah’s bow suspends No pots of gold to weight its ...
( Category: Fish & Sharks August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-01 | Author:David Barker [Barker, David]

CHAPTER 21 Birmingham Sim opened his eyes and groaned. It was dark, or his eyes were not working properly. He tried to sit up but that hurt. There was a ...
( Category: Espionage August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-15 | Author:David Barrie

Where the bogong sleeps When I arrived, the team had already been at work for some time and were running short of moths, so we needed to catch some more. ...
( Category: Animal Behavior & Communication August 3,2019 )