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Video: Polar Bears Destroy Nature Doc’s Robo-Spy Cams

by Michael dEstries

For the BBC’s new nature documentary “Polar Bear: Spy on the Ice”, producers created a small array of various spy cams to get up close and personal with the animals.

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This Photo Did Not Win The 2010 National Geographic Photography Contest

by Michael dEstries

This incredible shot (larger picture here) by Sean Heavey of a supercell thunderstorm rolling across the Montana prairie is simply stunning — but was only good enough for honorable mention

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Countdown: Top 10 Vegan Stories Of 2010

by MPD

As the year quickly comes to an end, we can’t help but look back and reflect on all the wonderful things that happened in 2010 for humans, the environment, and

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Satellite Sentinel Project Site Launches

by Michael dEstries

Announced yesterday, the Satellite Sentinel Project site has finally launched — giving the world an unprecedented look at the situation on the ground in southern Sudan. Spearheaded by George Clooney

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Go Visit The ‘Shawshank Redemption’ Tree

by Michael dEstries

Remember that massive oak tree in the “Shawshank Redemption”? It’s probably one of my favorite moments from the movie when Red (played by Morgan Freeman) visits the serene field with

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Baldwin Suing Costner Over Oil Spill Technology

by Michael dEstries

Just when you thought Kevin Costner and his oil spill centrifuges were going to ride off into the sunset together, along comes Stephen Baldwin. The actor, who is currently also

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Bill Clinton Named PETA’s ‘Person Of The Year’

by Michael dEstries

Back in early September, former President Bill Clinton confirmed in an interview that he was eating a “mostly” vegan diet in an effort to turnaround his health and add years

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