SeaWorld killer whale Tilikum diagnosed with 'incurable lung infection'
March 9, 2016, 10:59 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Marine park says the orca, the focus of the documentary 'Blackfish,' likely does not have long to live.
Sam Simon's cancer fight chronicled in 'Rebel with a Cause'
March 12, 2015, 3:25 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
One-hour documentary will show the last months of the famed television producer's life as he battled cancer and fought for animal rights.
PETA urges Kevin Spacey to go vegetarian for charity BBQ
July 23, 2014, 5:22 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Animal rights org promises a $6,000 donation to the 'House of Cards' star's UK theater company if he follows through.
Jared Leto and Ellen Page named 'sexiest vegetarians'
June 27, 2014, 4:43 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Annual award, given by PETA, presented in recognition of both actors' commitment to animal-free diets.
Video: Darren Aronofsky on not using real animals for 'Noah'
March 28, 2014, 2:48 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
In an interview with animal rights group PETA, the director shares his personal reasons for going digital with animal actors.
Molly Shannon takes actor Mike White for a walk to help dogs
March 27, 2014, 10:59 a.m. by Laura Moss
Video: In this funny video, comedian Molly Shannon and actor Mike White show us some simple steps we can take to make our dogs' lives better.
Mule saved from pool during California wildfire
Scientists transform sunlight into a liquid fuel that can be stored for 18 years
A huge amount of water is sinking through the planet's tectonic fault lines
China's 'artificial sun' was briefly the hottest spot in our solar system
Some elephants are evolving to lose their tusks
Could this giant 2,500-year-old fungus hold the cure to cancer?