Le diable, le démons. Représentations médiévales. Album 1. LA BIBLE DE SAINT LOUIS France, 13th c. 1230 pages. 4,887 medallions containing illuminated scenes of biblica. Diabolus in Musica. Détail. Diabolus in Musica. The devil riding Behemoth’ from Lambert of St. Omer, Liber Floridus (Lille and Ninove; 1460). Fondation Nicolas Hulot For the past 40 years I have been travelling the world, a witness to its slow destruction. I have decided to become a player in its reconstruction. To share my belief and my rallying call, I wrote Osons. 12 concrete propositions to the attention of the States and an appeal to everybody to put pressure on their decisions. Together, let’s call on the Heads of State to address the challenges posed by climate change. Cornstalks Everywhere But Nothing Else, Not Even A Bee : Krulwich Wonders... Nikola Nikolovski/iStockphoto We'll start in a cornfield — we'll call it an Iowa cornfield in late summer — on a beautiful day. The corn is high.
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Should Pets Be Considered People? We love our pets as if they were people, but does that mean they should be considered people in the eyes of the law? National Geographic interviewed David Grimm, author of the new book “Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs,” for a look at the recent development in the legal status of animals, and his take is enlightening. Biologically, animals are not humans. Not many are likely to dispute that fact. Still, that doesn’t alter the debate pet owners have about whether pets can be considered “people” in the eyes of the law. After all, in a country where judges have declared corporations to be “people,” is it all that far-fetched for pets – actual breathing, affectionate creatures, to be granted the same status?
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Mariana Trench Life Forms More Diverse Than You Might Imagine By Jennifer Frazer The deepest, darkest, scariest place on the maps I loved pondering as a child was a crescent-shaped canyon in the western Pacific Ocean. It was called the Mariana Trench, and at the very, very bottom was the lowest point on Earth’s surface, the Challenger Deep. Humans Have Been Underestimating Animal Intelligence Basically Forever We humans have lived our lives for centuries secure in the notion that we’re the smartest creatures on the planet. We can do things no other animal can. We can reason.