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Jane Goodall

8 Badass Environmentalists You Should Know

Chantal Pierrat | Posted 04.23.2015 | Women
Chantal Pierrat

In honor of Earth Day and Arbor Day, we're celebrating eight extraordinary women who have continuously advocated and rallied for our earth.

Jane Goodall Gets A Birthday Kiss

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 04.03.2015 | Science

Hoo hoo hoo hooray! Today is Jane Goodall's 81st birthday, and the beloved primatologist no doubt is fielding birthday wishes from her fans around the...

Dr. Jane Goodall, Student Leaders, and a Climate Change Metanarrative

EF Education First | Posted 03.27.2015 | Green
EF Education First

On March 21, 500 youth activists at the EF Global Student Leaders Summit outside San Jose, Costa Rica, sat silently as Dr. Jane Goodall delivered a beautiful keynote speech in which she shared her story as a trailblazing woman in science, answered student questions, and encouraged all of us to fight for animals, the planet, and each other.

How to Implement the Good Intentions of the Common Core Standards

Vicki Cobb | Posted 03.19.2015 | Education
Vicki Cobb

My friend, Dr. Myra Zarnowski, teaches education students at Queens College (CUNY) how to present nonfiction books to children. The purpose is to create teachers who can teach students to learn how to learn by reading.

The Jane Effect: A New Book Celebrating Jane Goodall

Marc Bekoff | Posted 03.01.2015 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

The description of the book provided by the publisher, Trinity University Press, much of it taken from the book's introduction, clearly lays out why the book was compiled and highlights some of Dr. Goodall's wide-ranging contributions.

10 Inspiring New Year's Resolutions From My Conversations With Jane Goodall

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 02.28.2015 | Green
Kristi York Wooten

The world-famous environmentalist and animal rights crusader - who's spent more than half her life working with chimpanzees - has a surprisingly sharp wit and a fiercely sensitive side.

War on Poaching: 'Saving the Wild' Quotes of 2014

Jamie Joseph | Posted 02.17.2015 | Green
Jamie Joseph

There are a growing number of global citizens that refuse to believe in a world without elephants and rhinos, who believe that man has no right to make another species extinct, and who are acutely aware that the greatest threat to wildlife is the belief that someone else will save it.

Entrepreneur Series: Growing Up and Doing Business With... Amanda Chantal Bacon

Marina Chetner | Posted 01.30.2015 | Small Business
Marina Chetner

I'm launching with a Q&A with Amanda Chantal Bacon. Amanda embodies the Angeleno ethos of wellness despite being her upbringing in New York City.

Africa's Wild: Eco Warriors Don't Count on Hope

Jamie Joseph | Posted 01.17.2015 | Green
Jamie Joseph

The greatest threat to wildlife is the belief that someone else will save it. Right now, in this generation, we can, and we must do more.

Women in Business: Cornelia Guest

Laura Dunn | Posted 01.13.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Cornelia Guest has been passionate about animals and nature since she was a child. Her passion is reflected in every aspect of her life including her ...

Jane Goodall Shows John Oliver How To Eat A Banana Chimp-Style

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 11.03.2014 | Science

Having worked with chimps for over 50 years, Jane Goodall is more than comfortable hanging out with primates -- and it turns out she can hold her own ...

Welcome "Threatened" Listing Would Help Protect African Lions From Trophy Hunting

Jeffrey Flocken | Posted 12.28.2014 | Green
Jeffrey Flocken

This decision is a victory for lions -- until now, the species have been the only great cat not protected under the Act.

Now You Can See Jane Goodall's Chimpanzees, Thanks To Google Street View

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.22.2014 | Green

In 1960, when famed primatologist Jane Goodall first stepped foot into what is now Gombe National Park in Tanzania, she was immediately awed by the wo...

A Little North of Jupiter, There Is a Real-Life Planet of the Apes

Jane Graham | Posted 12.15.2014 | Miami
Jane Graham

Don't support movies or other entertainment with chimps, research that exploits chimps, or own one as a pet. Chimpanzees are our closest relatives in the animal kingdom, and it is our duty to treat them with respect and dignity

Jane Goodall Talks SeaWorld, Twitter, And The Power Of Viral Animal Videos

The Dodo | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green

Dr. Jane Goodall needs very little introduction. The world’s leading expert on chimpanzees is largely responsible for refocusing scientific study to...

WATCH: Jane Goodall On Where Science Has Gone Wrong

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 09.04.2014 | Science

If Jane Goodall could change one thing about the way science is done, this is probably it. In a new video from NOVA's web series "The Secret Life o...

God's Ivory: The Role of Religion in the Elephant Poaching Crisis

Jamie Joseph | Posted 11.02.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

I was raised Catholic, but have followed Buddhism most of my adult life. People buying ivory have a right to know that their purchase is causing incredible trauma.

Top 5 Ways to Save Our Elephants From Extinction

Jamie Joseph | Posted 10.09.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

World Elephant Day is recognized on August 12, an appeal to all global citizens to help conserve and protect elephants from the numerous threats they face. A few days after learning of the death of Satao I met up with beloved scientist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall to discuss the elephant crisis.

WildAid: The Race for New Chinese Thinking

Jamie Joseph | Posted 09.30.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

Calls to shut down the factories and distribution channels are routinely ignored in contradiction to the ongoing confiscated ivory stockpile burns. But the future is unwritten.

Will New Zealand Ban the Ivory Trade? Jane Goodall and Helen Clark Speak Out

Jamie Joseph | Posted 09.19.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

Prominent New Zealand business leaders have teamed up with many of the most respected international conservation agencies and spokespeople to urge the New Zealand Government to consider a complete ban on all ivory trading.

Daily Meditation: Pray For World Peace

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.23.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

UN Helen Clark: Rural Poverty Is Fuelling the Poaching Crisis

Jamie Joseph | Posted 09.10.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

With so many people living in poverty, Helen Clark explains that meeting the balance between conservation and development is perhaps the most complex in the array of responses to the illegal wildlife trade.

Jane Goodall: We Can Save the Elephants

Jamie Joseph | Posted 09.01.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

The Jane Goodall Institute is working towards a critical mass of young people who will go on to become the next generation of conservationists, teachers, parents, lawyers and politicians, forging forward with an inherent understanding that if we really do care about the future we have to make tough decisions today.

Looking Into Their Eyes: Jo-Anne McArthur's We Animals

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 05.12.2014 | Green
Bruce Friedrich

How do we secure, even among people who care about the world around them, a moment for animals? We Animals should do the trick.

Jane Goodall Trades Chimps For Bears

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.21.2014 | Travel

A few weeks ago, Huff Post Travel was invited to an exclusive premier of Disneynature's latest feature film, "Bears." Set amidst a spectacular Ala...