Monthly Archives: March 2011

Many people abominate animal testing. But there are several techniques which can replace the use of animals in research. Synthetic membranes: Many biomedical tests can avoid the use of animals by growing cells via artificial means. These synthetic membranes can … Continue reading

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Animals used for experimentation

Right now, millions of mice, rats, rabbits, primates, cats, dogs, and other animals are locked inside cold, barren cages in laboratories across the country. They languish in pain, ache with loneliness and long to roam free and use their minds. … Continue reading

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Organizations against animal testing

There are many organizations around the globe that try to stop animal testing. The organization that is best-known is PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals). It is the largest animal rights organization in the world, with more than … Continue reading

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Animals between biology and philosophy

One has to Google the terms “animal consciousness” or “animal ethics” or any similar term to find countless links to websites and articles written about those topics. And that is quite normal. It is after all a very juicy topic to talk about. … Continue reading

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