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Jane Goodall

Bonnie Christian

Jane Goodall Commemorates 50 Years Of Pioneer Research | Bonnie Christian | Posted 11.26.2011 | Green

Half a century has passed since research pioneer Jane Goodall journeyed to Africa and changed the way humans think about their relationship to the ani...

Make Every Day International Peace Day: At Home or at School

Homa Sabet Tavangar | Posted 11.21.2011 | Parents
Homa Sabet Tavangar

How can we create a sense of International Peace Day every day? It takes work, and mindful effort, but it doesn't have to be complicated.

Angelina Jolie And Jane Goodall In New Film

People | Posted 11.06.2011 | Celebrity

Famed chimpanzee researcher Jane Goodall will soon be appearing onscreen with one of her most famous friends: Angelina Jolie. Jane's Journey, a ci...

Jane Goodall's Institute Sues Baby Food Company

AP | Posted 10.16.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- Jane Goodall's nonprofit organization is suing an organic baby food company, claiming it failed to pay up after the primate expert agreed ...

The Far Side Of Religion: Notes On The Prophet Gary Larson

Michael Gilmour | Posted 09.06.2011 | Religion
Michael Gilmour

Ask anyone who read newspapers during the 1980s and '90s and they can recall at least one Far Side cartoon. What is surprising is the extent of the religious material found in these pages.

Astoria Characters: The Wild Things' Foster Mom

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.28.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Through the years, Donna Bungo has taken in a lot of animals; right now, four five-week-old squirrels are the only rescues in her family.

Animals Have Morality, too!

Dale Peterson | Posted 06.13.2011 | Books
Dale Peterson

I believe that morality evolved in response to the problem of naturally competitive individuals living in social groups. Since social groups appeared relatively early in the evolutionary story, so would the behavioral systems that make groups coherent.

A Happier Ending: Finding Permanent Sanctuary for Laboratory Chimps

Anjelica Huston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Anjelica Huston

Taxpayer dollars being used to relocate the chimps, construct new housing in San Antonio and provide for their daily care in the laboratory should instead be used to fund their lifetime care in a sanctuary.

Think Small: The Art Of Scaling Back Your Goals

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

I believe in the small idea, the small thought and the small bite. The only way I've succeeded at anything is to take small steps.

WATCH: Can Photographers Save The Planet?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From iLCP: What is Conservation Photography? iLCP Photographer and multimedia producer Neil Ever Orborne delves into the power of photography when us...

Food Event at Malibu Ranch Was Different -- It Had Animals as Well as People!

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

How many times will I ever see a camel, zebra, llama , buffalo and horses all eating side by side and enjoying their food?

Scientists Say Animals Are Capable Of Spiritual Experiences

Discovery News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Animals (not just people) likely have spiritual experiences, according to a prominent neurologist who has analyzed the processes of spiritual sensatio...

The TEDx Phenomenon

Dr. Gino Yu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Dr. Gino Yu

What started out as an annual conference dubbed an "extended dinner party" 26 years ago has become a global phenomenon. Over the past several years, I've enjoyed attending the TED Conference.

Exclusive Interview with Dr. Jane Goodall

Marianne Schnall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marianne Schnall

We've developed this language which has enabled us to talk about things that aren't present. We are in a position to understand our relation to the rest of the planet. And I think that's what's makes us different.

Jane Goodall: Population Growth Should Be Curbed To Fight Climate Change

AFP | Nick Morrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green


Tails For Whales

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wendy Diamond

IFAW has spent decades seeking innovative solutions to whale problems such as entanglement, ship strikes, and whaling. Tails for Whales is just one of their innovative, peaceful solutions.

An Open Letter to the Animal Liberation Front and their Supporters

Eric Michael Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Eric Michael Johnson

The terror tactics used against the family of UCLA neuroscientist Dario Ringach has completely undermined the moral authority that your movement hoped to achieve.

Four Women Who Inspire Action and Conscience in Copenhagen

Frances Beinecke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frances Beinecke

With the international climate talks drawing representatives from 192 nations and attracting more than 110 world leaders, there are a lot of impressive people gathering in Copenhagen.

A Jane Goodall Thanksgiving

Michael Winship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Winship

My Thanksgiving list this year includes Jane Goodall, who was interviewed by my colleague Bill Moyers for this week's edition of Bill Moyers Journal on PBS.

Local Leaders on a Global Stage

Kevin George | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin George

These are just of few of the characters on the global stage whom I met - and who shared their stories of their paths on the road to Copenhagen.

Meatless Monday: Compassion By the Book

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

A friend recently announced she'd rather enjoy animals than eat them. She then passed on homemade roasted organic chicken and happily ate quinoa and ...

Talking With Ruby Roth, Vegan Children's Book Author

Christine Escobar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Christine Escobar

That's Why We Don't Eat Animals has been described as the first children's book to address the emotional lives of animals, factory farming, the environment and endangered species.

Every Week There is More Reason to Feel Empathy for Animals

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

This week, Sir Paul McCartney and his daughter Stella introduced the concept of "Meat-Free Mondays." It's a message that I wish I'd heard far earlier.

Jane Goodall: China Plundering African Natural Resources

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

China's thirst for natural resources including wood and minerals is leading to massive deforestation in Africa and the destruction of crucial wildlife...

Finding Inspiration In Our Youth: The 'Lost Generation' Takes a Stand

Kari Henley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kari Henley

Last week, I wrote about the impact of the economy on our children and explored if there is an "upside" to the down turning economy for families. (rea...