The University of Michigan was home to a series of animal deaths in 2018.
The human and octopus lineages split 500 million years ago, but apparently we both retained the gene for partying.
Plus disabled children waiting almost half a year for 'early intervention', and poorer New Zealanders missing out on KiwiSaver.
Pressure from PETA caused the government agency to re-evaluate its stance on the controversial animal testing program.
Researchers hope that their tiny balls of brain cells will change the way new drugs are tested for effectiveness and safety.
In the course of Kikkoman's research, rats are force-fed and decapitated.
More than 60 chimpanzees now living on an isolated island in Liberia were able to survive scientific testing and two bloody civil wars. But will they be able to survive budget cuts?
The New York Blood Center has responded to multiple cries for it to re-establish funding for the chimps it abandoned in Liberia by publishing a list of explanations.
In this extra scene from 'Inside The Monkey Lab,' VICE News sees the training methods used to teach monkeys how to interact with humans for experimentation.
VICE News gained rare access to the Biomedical Primate Research Facility in Holland, to see what happens to the monkeys inside. How much animal suffering is justified to save human lives?