Animal

Munchies

These Vegans Really Believe Animal Crackers Are 'Problematic'

"[T]he phenomenon of animal crackers remains problematic and part of a wider culture of speciesism.”
Karen Chernick
9.25.18
Art

Painter Constructs Human Faces From Natural Elements in His Surreal Landscapes

Fulvio di Piazza has a new solo exhibition of oil paintings at the Jonathan Levine Gallery.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.4.17
Art

These Ain't Your Grandma's Porcelain Dog Statues

Wooof.
Kara Weisenstein
1.4.17
Stuff

Bionic Donkey Legs and Rams on Wheels: The World of Animal Prosthetics

Meet some of the organisations working to give disabled animals a paw.
Paula González
7.4.16
Features

Moby's New Memoir Is as Neurotic—And Stubbornly Optimistic—As the Man Himself

In his new column Off the Record, rave historian Michaelangelo Matos reviews Moby's new memoir, 'Porcelain.'
Michaelangelo Matos
6.23.16
Art

Expired Medicine Creates Abstract Animal Paintings

South African artist Jo Voysey’s unconventional choice of mediums highlights the contentious relationship between human and animals.
Tanja M. Laden
5.24.16
Art

Monumental Wildlife Portraits Capture Wastelands Once Roamed

Photographer Nick Brandt transforms his portraits of East African wildlife into ephemeral monuments to a vanishing world.
Shana Nys Dambrot
4.22.16
Stuff

A Chat with the Woman Who Has 'Spoken to Cecil the Lion from Beyond the Grave'

"Animal communicator" Karen Anderson says that the murdered beast is doing "just fine" in the afterlife.
Ralph Jones
8.3.15
Stuff

We Talked to the Growing Online Community of 'Otherkin': People Who Identify as Non-Human

These people genuinely feel more like foxes, dragons and cats than they do humans.
Amber Roberts
7.16.15
Stuff

The Psychology Behind Animal Hoarding

Why is it that there are constant news stories about people who cage or cram hundreds of pets into their homes? Sometimes it's animal cruelty, but it could also be attributed to a specific mental illness.
Amelia Tait
5.7.15
Design

Now You Can Clone Your Pet into a Stuffed Animal

Because it's cuter than taxidermy.
Emerson Rosenthal
2.19.15
Stuff

Meet the Manchester Woman Who Saves All of the UK's Lost Birds of Prey

Misplaced a falcon? Who you gonna call? Barbara Royle!
Roxy Rezvany, Photos: Chris Bethell
2.10.15
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