Tag: animal

Germany seeks to fine scientists over monkey experiments

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com) In German law, animal cruelty can be punished with a sentence of up to three years in jail German prosecutors said Tuesday they have asked judges to fine three scientists at the prestigious Max Planck Institutes for animal cruelty over experiments on monkeys’ brains. Investigators in […]

Startups are (still) making weird name choices

(Source: techcrunch.com) If the latest seed-funded startups have their way, this is what your future will look like. You’ll find your mortgage through a company named Morty, refill your contact lenses with Waldo and get your cannabis news from Herb. (Which is not to be confused with Bud, the startup that handles […]