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Avoiding meat and dairy is ‘single biggest way’ to reduce your impact on Earth

Biggest analysis to date reveals huge footprint of livestock – it provides just 18% of calories but takes up 83% of farmland Avoiding meat and dairy products is the single biggest way to reduce your environmental impact on the planet, … Continue reading

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Make it a Happy Thanksgiving for Turkeys!

The Animal Ethics Project would like to wish everyone a very happy Thanksgiving! We know that you will be thinking of Turkeys so we would like to acknowledge the important work of organizations such as Canadians for Ethical Treatment of … Continue reading

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The UN Environment Program Just Declared Meat the World’s Biggest Problem! Here’s How We Can Solve It

Among the major issues we face in the modern day are climate change, dwindling natural resources, global health epidemics, and the inhumane treatment of animals. What do all of these problems have in common? Each one is intrinsically linked to … Continue reading

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Forest Green Rovers named ‘greenest football club in world’

Forest Green Rovers has been named the “greenest football club in the world”. The League Two side is one of only 15 organisations from around the world to win a United Nations (UN) “Momentum for Change” climate action award. The … Continue reading

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California Passes Bill to Phase Out Deadly “Driftnets”

Just months after Mercy For Animals and the Ban Death Nets coalition released shocking undercover footage exposing the commercial driftnet fishing industry, California lawmakers passed Senate bill 1017 to phase out the use of the nets in the state. Authored … Continue reading

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New Zealand Signs Up To Anti-Plastic Pledge

New Zealand is turning the tide on the production and use of plastic to help clean up the oceans. Associate environment minister Eugenie Sage yesterday signed the United Nations’ CleanSeas campaign pledge, making New Zealand the 42nd country to do … Continue reading

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Emperor Penguin Selfie

A pair of emperor penguins managed to take a selfie video after an explorer, Eddie Vault, left his camera unattended at the Auster rookery. The rookery is on sea-ice and is sheltered by grounded icebergs about 5km east of Auster … Continue reading

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