Arts/Culture

Nicholas Sparks to Feature Fan’s Adopted Pet in Upcoming Novel

by Brianne Hogan

Author Nicholas Sparks is teaming up with PetSmart Charities to give one lucky fan’s adopted pet a starring role in his next novel. The best-selling writer (and screenwriter and producer)

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Activism Abroad: NYC Street Artist Takes Veg Message Across the Pond

by Nell Alk

Fifty-six-year-old Dan Witz — who originally hails from Chicago but lives in Brooklyn — has been producing street art in New York since the seventies. And not just any street

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Comic Book Starring Rescue Animals Releases Third Issue

by Brianne Hogan

The comic book series, “A Piggy’s Tale,” starring a three-legged super dog, released its third issue last week after much acclaim at New York’s Comic-Con.

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David Attenborough Plans to Explore The Great Barrier Reef in New 3-D Documentary

by Brianne Hogan

Thanks to world-renowned naturalist and broadcaster David Attenborough, film-goers will soon get up-close and personal with The Great Barrier Reef like we’ve never seen before. According to Melbourne’s Herald Sun,

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Aspen Art Museum Defends Art Exhibit Featuring iPad-Mounted Tortoises

by Brianne Hogan

It’s not just the Ninja kind of turtles that are making headlines this weekend. An art exhibit featuring three tortoises with iPads attached to their shells are also causing a

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Q&A with Vegan Comedian Myq Kaplan, Now on Netflix

by Nell Alk

You may recognize the name Myq Kaplan from such shows as NBC’s widely watched “Last Comic Standing” (where he made it to the final five), Comedy Central’s “@MIDNIGHT,” “The Late

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Moby Instagrams Powerful Statue from Anti-Vivisection Show

by Amanda Just

Singer/songwriter, Moby attended the anti-vivisection show at the National Museum of Animals & Society and Instagrammed a statue with a powerful message.

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