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|'Tiger King' star Tim Stark found in contempt of court over missing animals|
Added: 18.09.2020 1:13 | 8 views | 0 comments
A warrant has been issued in Indiana for Stark's arrest.
|Pet dating site ‘Pinder’ helps animals find love, friendship|
Added: 17.09.2020 21:02 | 8 views | 0 comments
There’s a new website to help you find friends for your pets.
|Carole Baskin's New TV Project Revealed--and Yes, She's Looking for Justice|
Added: 17.09.2020 18:45 | 16 views | 0 comments
Carole Baskin is ready to expose animal abusers around the world.
E! News can confirm the Tiger King star and her husband Howard Baskin are teaming up with ITV America's Thinkfactory...
|Wildlife populations are seeing 'catastrophic' rapid declines|
Added: 17.09.2020 17:19 | 9 views | 0 comments
Global animal populations have fallen 68 per cent since 1970, according to a key report, though conservation has helped restore tiger and loggerhead turtle numbers
|Could the coronavirus merge with another virus to create a new threat?|
Added: 17.09.2020 17:19 | 13 views | 0 comments
The new coronavirus probably emerged from two other viruses mixing together in one infected animal, and it’s possible it could mutate again the same way in people
|Fasting diet could boost breast cancer therapy|
Added: 17.09.2020 16:27 | 2 views | 0 comments
A team of scientists has found that a fasting-mimicking diet combined with hormone therapy has the potential to help treat breast cancer, according to newly published animal studies and small clinical trials in humans.
|Your hair knows what you eat and how much your haircut costs|
Added: 17.09.2020 16:22 | 5 views | 0 comments
Researchers find that stable isotopes in hair reveal a divergence in diet according to socioeconomic status (SES), with lower-SES areas displaying higher proportions of protein coming from cornfed animals.
|Livestock expansion is a factor in global pandemics|
Added: 17.09.2020 16:22 | 0 views | 0 comments
A new study looks at the growth of global livestock farming and the threat to biodiversity, and the health risks to both humans and domesticated animals.
|We Need Institutions More Than Ever|
Added: 17.09.2020 15:16 | 12 views | 0 comments
It's not good for man to be alone, yet modern life conspires to produce just such a condition. "Social distancing" is more than just a response to a pandemic; it is the centrifugal force in modern life. Americans play their part in this maddening development by forever being on the go. Nothing, and no one, sits still. We measure our friendships not in the present tense but by whether we keep in touch after we move away. Everyone is connected, yet because we are forever in motion, we make few connections. Man, the lonely animal.
|HBG Big News This Week: April 15-19, 2019|
Added: 16.09.2020 22:50 | 8 views | 0 comments
Following is a recap of major news at Hachette Book Group for the week of April 15-19, 2019:
HBG Community Service Day: we had our second annual Community Service Day on Wednesday, and close to 600 HBG employees volunteered in a wide variety of activities – preparing food in community kitchens, delivering hot meals to homebound seniors, reading with children, repainting rooms in community centers, gardening in green spaces, caring for animals in rescue shelters, assisting with literacy and mental health awareness projects, creating handmade cards for hospitalized children, and much more.
Bestseller news: James Patterson’s The Fall of Crazy House (JIMMY Patterson) debuts at #4 on the New York Times YA Hardcover list. Also, debuting on the NYT lists are William W. Li’s Eat to Beat Disease (GCP) at #10 on the Advice, How-To, & Misc., and Miracle at St. Andrews by James Patterson & Peter de Jonge (LB) at #13 on the Print HC Fiction list. HBG’s distribution clients have a #1 bestseller with Jeff Kinney’s new addition to the Diary of the Wimpy Kid franchise, Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid (Abrams) at the top of the Middle Grade Hardcover list. And David Sax’s The Revenge of the Analog (PublicAffairs) makes a surprise appearance at #1 on the Washington Post bestseller list this week.
LA Times Book Prize: Beth Macy’s Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America (LB) has won the 2018 for Science & Technology.
Ondaatje Prize shortlist: Adam Weymouth’s Kings of the Yukon (LB) has been named to the Royal Society of Literature’s 2019 shortlist. The £10,000 prize is awarded annually to a book of the highest literary merit – fiction, non-fiction, or poetry – which best evokes the spirit of a place. The winner will be announced May 13.
Major launch: Ali Benjamin’s highly anticipated The Next Great Paulie Fink (LBYR) went on sale this week with an interview on NPR’s Here & Now, coverage to come in The Denver Post, New York Times, People, and the Wall Street Journal, and a two-week national tour.
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