Planet of the Apes – Orangutan Masters Hand Saw

January 28, 2017 at 3:27 pm

A clip from a new PBS series called Spy in The Wild shows an orangutan sawing through tree branches. The curious apes apparently learned the skill by watching nearby humans and then borrowing their tools.

Spy in the Wild features look-alike animal robots spy on wild animals in their natural habitats to discover their “natural” behaviors. The series premieres Feb. 1.

Bureau of Land Management Votes to Slaughter 44,000 Wild Horses to Make Room for Beef Cattle

September 11, 2016 at 8:52 am

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The U.S. Bureau of Land Management voted to kill 44,000 of the 67,000 total wild horses in the country to make room for more beef cattle last Friday.

The vote came two months after beef industry representatives testified on Capitol Hill, demanding that the agency kill all 44,000 wild horses currently held captive in BLM holding facilities and round-up the majority of the rest for sterilization.

Hidden Cameras at Chicken Hatchery Expose Horrors of Factory Farming

February 27, 2016 at 8:12 pm


Undercover footage of baby chickens being hatched, stabbed, crushed and beheaded on conveyor belts has gone viral, shedding new light on the horrors of factory farming.

The video, produced by Animal Equality, an international animal rights organization, has gone viral with 35 million views on Facebook.