The smartest of invertebrates, the octopus, once again prompts us to rethink what we believe to be the origin of intelligence.
The antiseptic properties of natural honey are getting more attention as antibiotic-resistant bacteria proliferate.
Think about this next time you are put under general anesthesia, which I hope neither you nor I will be anytime soon.
It needs no wisdom to stamp “ANIMAL” on the sufferer’s forehead, any more than it does to stamp “DISEASED.”
Peter Singer has argued that animals, like humans, deserve protection because of their ability to suffer.