Web Analytics Made Easy - StatCounter
Let this sink in More sentient individual beings are killed every

Let this sink in More sentient individual beings are killed every


Let this sink in. More sentient, individual beings are killed every week than humans

It's a topic inundated with preconceived notions, bad science, religious ideology and lots and lots of emotion…and all of that needs to ...

Sanctifying Sentience - Vol IV (April 16 to Mar 17)

Humanism Needs an Upgrade: The Philosophy that Could Save the World


Fantasy Kitchen Sink


Why The Battle of Ideas 2018?

Our Machines Now Have Knowledge We'll Never Understand

I Want to Preserve My Brain So My Mind Can Be Uploaded to a Computer in the Future


Page 1

How to Get Rid of Pests and Bugs the Buddhist Way


... general uselessness, there's an even bigger issue—your pre-set path ended. Kids in school are kind of like employees of a company where someone else is ...

Chonguri Vegetarian Festival 2015 celebrates abstinence from meat.

Buddha taught loving kindness for all beings, including non-humans.

Answers to 101 concerns about vegetarianism and veganism

Who are the foolish beings? According to the Shin tradition of Pure Land Buddhism, we all are. Mark Unno explains that only by becoming aware of our limited ...



Photo by Dominik Gehl.

Unsuspecting Souls: The Disappearance of the Human Being: Barry Sanders: 9781582435893: Amazon.com: Books

There is probably no animal as disgusting to Jewish sensitivities as the pig. It's not just because it may not be eaten: there are plenty of other animals ...

The Reason AI Terrifies the World's Greatest Minds and Why it's Inevitable Machines Take Over

2001: Davis says, “a vegan diet kills more animals than a select omnivorous one.

Artist Stephanie Dinkins tells a fascinating story about her work with an AI robot made to look like an African-American woman and at times sensing some ...

The Mirror: Van Nuys High School 110317 by The Mirror Van Nuys High School - issuu

"Sentient cities: Ambient intelligence and the politics of urban space." Information, Communication & Society 10.6 (2007): 789-817.

A grazier argues that this popular sentiment misses the point, and distracts us from the opportunity to adopt a diet that will restore ecosystems while ...

Plankton Blooms Are Sentient Life Based On A Distributed Mesh Network Megamind

I do, however, like to educate myself on all of the aspects of an idea, people, or places before I speak about them.

A tax on red meat? That won't save the planet – or do much to improve our health

As we do every year, we're looking ahead to the next 12 months new science fiction and fantasy books—with the help of the editors and publishers responsible ...


Ancient Egypt - Anubis god of afterlife.

A Personal Odyssey into an Apparently Paranormal Experience

“The intention to know”, from Annie Besant & C. W. Leadbeater (1901)

https://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/. Nothing more personal than a ...

From an individual soul level, it fills us with joy and keeps our burdens light. It helps us to become the best human beings we can be.

Kill la Kill

[Image Description: A bright red door with a brass knob and a faded mail slit. To its left, there is a long, dark windowpane with some decoration and ...

Final Solution

A city threatened by unimaginable horrors must trust their most hated outcast, or lose everything, in this crushing epic fantasy debut.

Infinity Gems

I helped eight people end their lives. By the time you read this, I'll have ended mine

“All right, so we're almost up to date. When were you born? '94, was it?” “'95. I was a toddler on the night New Labour got elected.


Enlarge / You can practically hear the dramatic music swelling in this screenshot, can't you?

The Emotional Chatbots Are Here to Probe Our Feelings

A World Without Suffering?

Psychology Today. Find a Therapist

“May your daily choices be a reflection of your deepest values.” ~Colleen Patrick-Goudreau. “

2018 has been a stellar year for Science Fiction and Fantasy here at Titan Books. From sentient spaceships to Schwab's super-villains, we've been on quite a ...

Animals ...

The terrifying true story of the garbage that could kill the whole human race

Reward Chart

Instead, I turned vegan for one very specific reason. Humans had no need to eat animals – sentient beings that didn't want to die.

Follow the Author


Punchboard Media: Conversations Between Turns - Reviewing Board Games

The Fall of the House of Usher

Some ...



Death of a Thousand Cuts


More like this

2017 Report on Consciousness and Moral Patienthood | Open Philanthropy Project

Of all the game's varied wildlife, the bison are some of the easiest to kill. A wolverine hiding in the tall grass nearby caused more trouble than all of ...

... blazing cosmic cauldron into which all the matter in the universe was plunging"--and the radiation that was responsible for the creation of Galactus was ...

Stars (fixed)

You're A Self-Driving Car. Can You Become Sentient And Go Through A Drive-Thru?

Best Anime to Stream

Ariel: Hello, I am Ariel Conn with the Future of Life Institute. I am just getting over a minor cold and while I feel okay, my voice may still be a little ...

Prominent Scientists Declare "All Non Human Animals... Are Conscious Beings." The Dalai Lama Protests Chicken Slaughter. An Orangutan Won Non-Human Rights ...

No Party Like a Donner Party

The iconic tech arts music festival, South by Southwest (SXSW), is nearly upon us with more than one hundred thousand influencers about to descend upon the ...

The Mousecam

Human viscera from Alvin Davison's The Human Body and Health Revised, 1908. (Photo

The Importance of Wild-Animal Suffering

My life: A record of events and opinions. London: Chapman and Hall. Volume 2.



In every way my experience at the 2018 Parliament of the World's Religions was mind-blowing, and I wanted to share it with you to give you a feel for the ...


Al Purdy letter

148 replies 171 retweets 295 likes

Download figure ...

Delphi, Indiana is home to a slaughterhouse killing 17,500 individuals a day. They host an annual bacon festival right down the street from the place the ...