Scientists Sign Declaration That Animals Have Conscious Awareness.


From altering-perspectives.com: An international group of prominent scientists has signed The Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness in which they are proclaiming their support for the idea that animals are conscious and aware to the degree that humans are — a list of animals that includes all mammals, birds, and even the octopus. But will this make us stop […]

Dogs Are People, Too


From TheNewYorkTimes-SundayReview: FOR the past two years, my colleagues and I have been training dogs to go in an M.R.I. scanner — completely awake and unrestrained. Our goal has been to determine how dogs’ brains work and, even more important, what they think of us humans. Multimedia Video: How Dogs Love Us (YouTube) Now, after […]