GM VS GW

Can genetic modification technology help our problems with global warming? Here are some articles that touch on the issue:

Genetically altered trees, plants could help counter global warming

Study evaluates prospects for boosting carbon sequestration from the atmosphere by modifying natural biological processes and deploying novel food and fuel crops

Forests of genetically altered trees . . . → Read More: GM VS GW

Hal Herzog on Love, Hate and Eating

Hal Herzog, Ph.D., writes on the relationships between humans and non-human animals. In this Salon.com interview Hal talks about the schism between the outrage displayed for cruelty towards pet animals and the justification towards eating of animals. Recently there have been viral videos of examples of pet animal cruelty caught on tape (woman tosses cat . . . → Read More: Hal Herzog on Love, Hate and Eating

Bullfighting Downgraded to Bullteasing

Wow, this bull was all like “Time to roll on some muthafuckers. *BOING!*”

MADRID – A bull leapt into the packed grandstands of a Spanish bullring and ran amok, charging and trampling spectators and leaving 40 people injured, regional officials said Thursday.[1]

I guess on their downtime sadistic assholes in Spain (Navarra . . . → Read More: Bullfighting Downgraded to Bullteasing