All Ecorazzi Posts

World Cup’s Armadillo Mascot Facing Extinction

by Maria Mooney

The 2014 FIFA World Cup mascot, the Brazilian armadillo, is facing extinction while the world enjoys soccer fever.

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Congress Unanimously Agrees to Protect Orcas 

by Natalia Galbetti

Blackfish has done it again. After exposing the horrors that captive orcas go through at SeaWorld and other water parks, the documentary has played a crucial role in making sure

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‘Battlestar Galactica’ Star Tricia Helfer Adopts Kitten

by Allyson Koerner

The actress and animal activist expands her kitten brood by welcoming home another rescue kitten.

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Donate $20k for Wolves and George R. R. Martin Will Kill You in His Books

by Natalia Galbetti

Martin is offering fans of his ‘Game of Thrones’ series the chance to have a character in the book series named after them and it’s all for a good cause.

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Baby Orphaned Rhino Refuses To Sleep Alone

by Maria Mooney

Gertjie, a baby orphaned rhino, was rescued from the wild on May 7th by the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC) in South Africa after he witnessed the brutal murder of

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New Harvard Study Links Red Meat To Breast Cancer

by Maria Mooney

Before you take another bite of that hamburger, check out the latest research linking diet and the incidence of breast cancer by Harvard University. The consumption of red meat has

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Illinois Bans the Microbead

by Amanda Just

You know those tiny little beads that are often found in facial scrubs, body soaps, and toothbrushes? Those microbeads are so tiny that they often slip through filtration systems, which

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