Neuralink’s animal testing regulatory committee under fire for alleged conflict of interest

Recent reports have suggested that the majority of committee members overseeing animal testing at Neuralink possess financial interests in the brain-machine startup. Neuralink has been conducting animal trials as it seeks to secure permission to start human trials. Elon Musk mentioned last year that Neuralink is hoping to secure permission for human trials in about […]

South Fork Dairy Farm Fire Kills 18,000 Cows

On Monday, April 10th, 2023, an explosion occurred at the South Fork Dairy Farm in Dimmit, Texas, and a fire that killed 18,000 cows. Authorities believe that the fire was caused by a potential equipment malfunction in the facility’s manure management system. The animals were trapped inside the burning factory and only a few survived. South […]

Fire breaks out at animal shelter on south side

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis firefighters rushed into action overnight Monday after a fire broke out at an animal shelter on the south side. Crews responded to Rosie’s Southside Animal Shelter at 1612 W. Edgewood around 1:22 a.m. Firefighters found a barn on the property fully involved. Courtesy IFD Courtesy IFD Courtesy IFD Courtesy IFD Courtesy IFD […]

Police investigating animal abuse after 38 cats rescued from house fire

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, MI – Police are investigating possible animal abuse and neglect after 38 cats were rescued from a house fire last week in Commerce Township. The cats were found to be living in “concerning conditions” unrelated to the fire, officials said in a news release. Oakland County Animal Control Division is conducting the investigation […]

VIDEO: Fire Ant Towers – Animal Fact Guide

Did you know that fire ants have the ability to pile up on one another to form impressively high towers if they ever need to escape a container? David Hu, a professor of biology and mechanical engineering at Georgia Tech, has been studying how fire ants create their tall swirling ant structures. Watch a video […]

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