Maine Contemplates Viking-Style Funeral Pyres

Maine Contemplates Viking-Style Funeral Pyres

The state of Maine is contemplating allowing Viking-style funeral pyres. According to Maine’s Portland Press Herald — published on March 23, 2021 — Legislatures will be weighing whether or not to allow the ancient ritual of outdoor cremations. This would give many people in the Pine State the ability to celebrate their lives like a […]

Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Given to Great Apes in San Diego Zoo

Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Given to Great Apes in San Diego Zoo

Several bonobos and orangutans residing at the San Deigo Zoo have received a COVID-19 vaccine which has been specialized for animals. These great apes are the first known non-human’s to receive this experimental COVID-19 vaccine. One of the orangutans that received the shot was Karen, who was the first ape in the world to have […]