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2014-02-06 23:26:20

2014 marks the 10 year anniversary of ethical footwear brand. NOHARM has been offering Italian hand-crafted, vegan-certified, footwear since 2004. (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 To commemorate its 10th Anniversary, NOHARM has introduced 2 new brogue shoes. The Chatsworth, named after a market in East London, is available in black and brown and has a traditional Derby styling and a classic perforated design. Other NOHARM styles include: i)    The Stepney - An elegant brown...

2014-02-05 23:01:47

Animal Support cofounders, Julian Omidi and Dr. Michael Omidi, are proud to support the non-profit organization Animals for Armed Forces® Foundation, which matches sheltered pets with members of the armed forces and their families through free adoption events. (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Truly win-win opportunities are a rarity in today’s society; however Animal Support and its cofounders, the Omidi brothers, are happy to report they found one and are now enthusiastic supporters of...

Almost 3 Out Of 4 Common Medicines Found To Contain Animal Derived Products
2014-02-05 12:12:59

BMJ-British Medical Journal Dr Kinesh Patel and Dr Kate Tatham say most medications prescribed in primary care contain animal derived products and it is unclear whether they are suitable for vegetarians. They call for improved labeling, similar to those on food, to help inform doctors, pharmacists and patients about the content of medicines. And they stress that concerned patients should not stop taking their medication without consulting their doctor first. Specific dietary...

2014-02-04 12:25:33

YARMOUTH PORT, Mass., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IFAW (the International Fund for Animal Welfare) is horrified that culling of dogs in Sochi is back on the agenda in preparation for the 2014 winter Olympics. IFAW has repeatedly offered to help the Environment Department of the Sochi 2014 Olympics Organizing Committee develop and implement a humane and sustainable plan for managing the community's roaming dog population. "We knew that Sochi officials were feeling time...

2014-02-04 08:27:57

NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Legendary NY Jets quarterback "Broadway Joe" Willie Namath wore a show-stopping hooded coyote fur coat from local furrier Marc Kaufman Furs when he participated in the Super Bowl XLVIII coin toss on Sunday, along with Giants great Phil Simms. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140204/MN57785) It was January 12, 1969 and Super Bowl III was the third AFL-NFL Championship Game in professionalAmerican football, and the first to...

2014-01-31 16:21:41

OCEANSIDE, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MRM keeps good nutrition a part of the family with its all-natural line of complete plant proteins that offer nutrition for everyone in your family. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130604/LA26268LOGO ) Since 1996, consumers have long trusted MRM to deliver innovative sports and wellness supplements using the highest quality ingredients. With the advent of a plant-based nutritional supplement line, MRM founder Mark Olson...

2014-01-29 00:21:07

UEP / HSUS Proposal Would Preempt State Laws and Keep Hens in Cages SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Humane Farming Association and a broad coalition of animal organizations are celebrating a victory as the United Egg Producers (UEP) and the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) failed to insert Senator Dianne Feinstein's controversial "Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments" (S. 820) into the Farm Bill. Referred to by many as the Rotten Egg Bill,...

2014-01-28 12:27:03

"Best in Shelter(TM)" would culminate with Valentine's Day 2015 special showcasing the heart and soul of dogs and cats in shelters across America NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) and award-winning animal advocate Jill Rappaport, announced today they are developing "Best in Shelter(TM)", a television series and prime-time special showcasing the special appeal of shelter pets. The first...

2014-01-22 23:23:03

Xtalks presents an exciting live webinar on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 11:00am EST (16:00 GMT). Join keynote speakers Aysha Akhtar, Fellow, Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics, and Medical Officer, Food and Drug Administration, and Dr. Toby Gill, Independent Nanotechnology Professional, UK, for a one-hour discussion on alternatives to animal testing methods. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 The presenters will discuss scientific and ethical imperatives associated with the use of...

2014-01-22 12:24:28

SEATTLE, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forbes Magazine recently called high-end vegan foods the top culinary trend coming out of 2013. Commercials during this past weekend's championship football games also brought plant-based diets to the forefront of consumers' attention with the mention of quinoa, kale and other veggie favorites being served at tailgate parties. The Field Roast Grain Meat Company's expansion into football stadiums is further evidence of the increased vegetarian focus....


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2007-01-22 15:29:39

The American Mink, Mustela vison, is a North American member of the Mustelidae family found in Alaska, Canada and most of the United States. Some have established themselves in the wild in Newfoundland, Europe and South America after escaping from fur farms. In Europe, tens of thousand were intentionally introduced by the Soviet Union over a period of several decades. In later years, animal rights activists have also released several thousands in their attacks on fur farms. The larger...

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Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.