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UK Researchers Used Fewer Animals Last Year

By Bob Grant | July 13, 2017

Experiments involving animals dropped by more than 200,000, or 5 percent, in 2016.

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Internalizing the Internet

By Beth Marie Mole | January 23, 2013

Online social networks alter how users see themselves and their world.

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Avoiding Animal Testing

By Andrew Rowan | December 1, 2011

Advances in cell-culture technologies are paving the way to the complete elimination of animals from the laboratory.

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Chimp panel biased towards research?

By Jessica P. Johnson | June 21, 2011

Humane Society accuses a panel tasked with deciding the fate of retired chimpanzees of monkey business.

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