Category «Books/Movies/Talks»

Carl Safina: What are animals thinking or feeling?

What’s going on inside the brains of animals? Can we know what, or if, they’re thinking and feeling? Carl Safina thinks we can. Using discoveries and anecdotes that span ecology, biology and behavioral science, he weaves together stories of whales, wolves, elephants and albatrosses to argue that just as we think, feel, use tools and …

Book Review: The Animals’ Agenda – by Marc Bekoff

The Animals’ Agenda, Freedom Compassion and Coexistence in the Human Age by Marc Bekoff and Jessica Pierce    A new book by Marc Bekoff and Jessica Pierce titled The Animals’ Agenda: Freedom, Compassion, and Coexistence in the Human Age argues the science of animal welfare needs to be replaced with the science of animal well-being. The science of …