animal testing

FOIA

‘Mutant Rabbit’ Lost By University of Michigan Laboratory, FOIA Docs Show

The University of Michigan was home to a series of animal deaths in 2018.
Sarah Emerson
3.25.19
Motherboard

Researchers Gave Octopuses MDMA in the Name of Science

The human and octopus lineages split 500 million years ago, but apparently we both retained the gene for partying.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.20.18
cats

Researchers Built a Cat Paradise for Science

Researchers converted a barn into a cat paradise to study feline contraceptives in a more natural way.
Daniel Oberhaus
8.22.18
News

Beagles Will No Longer Be Used for Pesticide Testing in Canada

Pressure from PETA caused the government agency to re-evaluate its stance on the controversial animal testing program.
Jake Kivanc
3.7.16
earth

Lab Grown Mini-Brains Could End Animal Testing (on Brains)

Researchers hope that their tiny balls of brain cells will change the way new drugs are tested for effectiveness and safety.
Daniel Oberhaus
2.14.16
News

Companies Like Kikkoman Are Still Testing on Animals

In the course of Kikkoman's research, rats are force-fed and decapitated.
Allegra Ringo
11.16.15
africa

Will Protests and Donations Save the Chimps of 'Monkey Island'?

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?
Kaj Larsen
8.14.15
Internet

Why Research Chimps Were Abandoned in Liberia, According to Those Who Left Them

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.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.12.15
animal testing

Training for Experimental Use (Extra Scene from 'Inside The Monkey Lab')

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
7.15.15
Europe

Experimenting on Animals: Inside the Monkey Lab

VICE News gets rare access to Europe's largest monkey testing lab, which tries to balance animal welfare with trying to find cures for the world's most deadly diseases.
VICE News
7.8.15
Opinion and Analysis

Inside the Monkey Lab: The Ethics of Testing on Animals

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?
Miriam Wells
7.7.15
Europe

Experimenting on Animals: Inside The Monkey Lab (Trailer)

VICE News gets rare access to Europe's largest monkey testing lab, which tries to balance animal welfare with trying to find cures for the world's most deadly diseases.
VICE News
6.30.15
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