Megan Thompson

111 Articles

Bio

Megan is a healthy living and natural beauty advocate who is obsessed with sustainable gardening, food politics, human rights and animal protection. An L.A. native, she loves staying on top of the latest pop culture news and green lifestyle trends. When she is not writing, she loves going to the beach, hula hooping and working on upcycling projects.

Articles

The Obamas’ New Dog Was Purchased for Around $2,300

in Animals, News, Top News

Mystery solved! After such speculation, it has been confirmed that Sunny, the Obama family’s new Portuguese water dog, was indeed purchased from a breeder and not, as many hoped, adopted.

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Ex Trainer Works to End Mysterious East Coast Dolphin Deaths

in Animals, Causes, News, Science, Top News

As the bodies of dozens of dolphins continue to wash ashore across the east coast, researchers are scrambling to pinpoint the cause of these tragic deaths and take whatever steps are necessary to save the Atlantic dolphin populations.

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President Obama Speaks Out to End Pit Bull Discrimination

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

This week, President Obama won the praise of animal lovers across the county by taking a stand against breed-specific legislation, including laws and regulations that discriminate against dog ownership by breed.

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Crew Is Lost at Sea When Injured Orca Sinks Whaling Boat and Escapes

in Animals, Causes, News, People, Top News

A group of whalers got more than they bargained for when they harpooned an Orca off the island coast of Lembata, Indonesia. The twelve men had spotted the killer whale

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Shailene Woodley Gives Her Luscious Locks to Children with Cancer

Actress Shailene Woodley recently had to part with her flowing hair for an upcoming role, but “The Descendents” star made sure her beautiful locks would not go to waste. Woodley

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Rosanna Davidson Gets Naked for PETA’s New Campaign

in Animals, Causes, Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Model, actress and Miss World titleholder Rosanna Davidson is taking it all off for PETA.

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U.S. Government Steps Up to Protect Bees

in Animals, Causes, Environment, News, Science, Top News

After the loss of 10 million beehives to Colony Collapse Disorder and numerous studies linking bee deaths to neonicotinoid pesticides, the U.S. government is joining the United Nations to pass legislation protecting this vulnerable species.

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