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American Bison Herd Returns To Ancestral Home

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 04.05.2016 | Science

Montana's bison have come home. After over a century in Canada, far from their native rangelands, 88 descendants of a displaced American bison herd ha...

A Rewilding Manifesto: Compassion, Biophilia, and Hope

Marc Bekoff | Posted 12.17.2016 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

It seems like December is a month for deep reflection on the past, present, and future. When I mention this to people they, too, seem to move in this direction, and it seems only natural to do so as many measure time by the passing of years.

Trophy Hunters' Smiles Show How Much They Really Like to Kill

Marc Bekoff | Posted 11.26.2016 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

Trophy hunting, or what some call "trophy murder," is a hot button issue. In a recent essay called "Is Trophy Hunting Really Trophy Murder? Intentions...

An Ambitious Plan To Restore Wildlife In Argentina’s Iberá Wetlands

Clarín, part of the Climate Publishers Network | Nicholas Miriello | Posted 11.11.2015 | World

Tucked away in the shelter provided by the meadow, Jurumina is fast asleep, coiled like a fireman’s hose. Even her long anteater snout seems made fo...

This New Kind Of GMO Could Restore Lost Traits To Crops

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 06.03.2015 | Taste

Even the most ardent supporters of the use of genetic modification would admit one potentially troubling fact about the technique: It's very new. ...

Entangled Empathy: How to Improve Human-Animal Relationships

Marc Bekoff | Posted 04.28.2015 | Green
Marc Bekoff

There is no way in our complex, challenging, and truly magnificent world, that humans can be left out of solutions for improving the lives of other animals, although we are so often the cause for conflict with them and for trumping their interests in favor of ours.

What Is ReWilding, And Should You Try It?

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.27.2015 | Healthy Living

Giving the Paleo diet a shot? That's so 2014. This year, it's all about ReWilding yourself. Daniel Vitalis, 36, came up with the "ReWild Yourself"...

How The Rewilding Movement Can Renew Your Sense Of Wonder

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 01.09.2015 | Healthy Living

Just as the broader conservation effort focuses on restoring human-altered ecosystems to their wild, natural state, human rewilding seeks to bring tha...

Let's Make Compassion and Rewilding All the Rage in 2015 and Beyond

Marc Bekoff | Posted 02.28.2015 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

No one can disagree that adding compassion and rewilding in any number of arenas are good ways to move into the future. So let's just do it and continue to do so forever. Our planet is wounded and tired and needs to be rekindled, and we humans hold the key to the future. It's that simple.

Porn and Prozac

Brooke Hampton | Posted 01.25.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Brooke Hampton

Let us search for the truth on the other side of the stories we have running in our heads. Let us long to experience life as it really is, underneath our belief systems and programming.

Rewilding: A Cultural Meme for Rehabilitating Our Hearts

Marc Bekoff | Posted 01.02.2015 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

While we won't ever get back the world we once had, we all need to do all we can to make sure that future generations inherit a planet that is the very best we can leave them.

Rewilding Our Hearts: Ecocide Is Suicide

Marc Bekoff | Posted 12.09.2014 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

Rewilding our hearts calls for a global paradigm shift, a social revolution, in how we interact with other animals and with other humans.

David Sands

Detroit Reforesters Reinvent Urban Jungle

HuffingtonPost.com | David Sands | Posted 05.22.2012 | Detroit

Some people look at an old lot filled with tires and junk and see tires and junk. Others, however, see a forest. The Detroit Reforesters, a group ...

Rewilding Our Hearts: Maintaining Hope and Faith in Trying Times

Marc Bekoff | Posted 02.21.2012 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

Compassion begets compassion and there's actually a synergistic relationship, not a trade-off, when we show compassion for animals and their homes.