Retired Lab Chimps Finally Experience Life Outdoors (Video)

September 28, 2011 by  
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Screenshot via YouTube For most of their lives, they were kept in tiny enclosures as guiltless prisoners, mere test subjects exploited for having a physiology analogous to our own. But now, after nearly 40 years of captivity, seven retired lab chimpanzees are learning what it means to be alive outdoors. Gone are the cold, metal cages and sterile biomedical equipment, replaced with a playground haven and the golden warmth of sunlight. All of this was made possible thanks to the tireless efforts of volunteers, who, over the last year, worked to build the chimps … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Justice Department Asked To Investigate Top Pipeline Lobbyist

September 27, 2011 by  
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A rally in Kansas against the pipeline/via NWF Last week, Friends of the Earth released emails it received through a Freedom of Information Act request that showed how Paul Elliot, now a TransCanada lobbyist, lobbied for the company before he was a registered. Elliot, who was once a staffer for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, appears to be usin… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Vegan Zombie Proves Good Vegan Dessert is Possible (Video)

September 27, 2011 by  
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Image credit: The Vegan Zombie From cooking vegan French toast surrounded by undead monsters , to fettuccine Alfredo in a vegan hide-out , the Vegan Zombie has already produced some awesome examples of animal-free extreme cookery. Now the show hits the road, as The Vegan Zombie hits New York in the midst of a zombie apocalypse. And he even proves that good vegan dessert is not an oxymoron. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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