June 13, 2019

Researcher Uses Cactus Juice To Make 'Biodegradable Plastic'

The environmentally-friendly alternative to plastic is safe to consume, and takes a week to biodegrade in water

June 8, 2019

African Swine Fever Spreads Through Asia - Millions Of Pigs Culled

'This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we've ever had on the planet...and we have no way to stop it from spreading'

May 24, 2019

Mediterranean Olive Harvest Kills Millions Of Songbirds Annually, Researchers Warn

Researchers are urging authorities to stop the nocturnal harvest before more birds are 'vacuumed' to death

April 4, 2019

Vegan Diet Helps Prevent Disease, Study Claims

Research suggests that phytochemicals play an important role in the prevention of certain diseases

March 6, 2019

Balloons Present Global Threat To Marine Life, Scientists Claim

The study revealed that, out of all plastic debris, balloons pose the biggest risk of mortality for seabirds

August 2, 2018

Looking At Pictures Of Baby Animals Reduces Appetite For Meat, Says Study

But women were more responsive to the stimulus than men

July 25, 2018

Moving To A Vegan Diet Could Feed The World, Says Study

Researchers say 34% of human-edible crops are fed to livestock

July 24, 2018

Fish Oil Supplements Have 'No Protective Effects' For Heart

A major study has debunked the long-health belief

July 20, 2018

Meat Consumption Is Destroying Planet, Says New Study

Scientists say livestock production has 'major negative effects on the environment'

May 10, 2018

Ketogenic Diets Can Impair Performance During Excercise, Says Study

The study compared these diets with high carb plans

April 27, 2018

Ditching Meat Could Prevent A Third Of Early Deaths, Say Harvard Scientists

Doctors claimed that the positive effects of vegetarian and vegan diets have been underestimated

March 13, 2018

'Horror Deaths' Of Lab Animals Revealed In New Government Report

Campaigners say the report makes for 'truly disturbing reading'

January 31, 2018

Soy Is The Healthiest Plant Based Milk, Researchers Say

Rice milk was described as the least nutritionally adequate

January 26, 2018

Top Scientist Talks About Role Of Science In Animal Welfare Debate

He says 'science cannot tell us what is good - only what is true'

January 5, 2018

Oceanic Dead Zones Quadruple Since 1950 Due To Animal Agriculture, Scientists Warn

"The decline in ocean oxygen ranks among the most serious effects of human activities on the Earth’s environment," a scientist says

November 16, 2017

Lush Awards £330,000 In Battle To End Animal Testing

The cruelty-free brand is a pioneer in the field

November 14, 2017

World Scientists Warn: Time Is Running Out - We Must Move Toward Plant Based Foods

Earth is on the brink of environmental armageddon - and scientists are urging us to take action, including changing our diets

October 23, 2017

Tech Company Invents Way To 3D Print Vegan Food

The innovative solution can be used to address a number of food issues globally

October 19, 2017

'Ecological ARMAGEDDON': Huge Decline Of Insect Numbers Scares Scientists

Insect abundance has dropped by 76 percent over the last 27 years - and all life on the planet will be affected

September 8, 2017

Whole Grains Slash Cancer Risk, While Processed Meat Increases It, New Report Says

Research found that eating whole grains daily can decrease colorectal cancer risk by 17 percent

September 5, 2017

Has Eating Dairy Given Humans Smaller Skulls - And Softer Bones?

Scientists looked at more than 500 skull bones during their research

September 4, 2017

Richard Dawkins: Animals Feel More Intense Pain Than Humans

The biologist gives his theory on pain and natural selection

August 31, 2017

Women Think Men Who Eat More Fruit And Veg Smell Better

Scientists at a university in Australia uncovered a strange link between diet and smell

June 7, 2017

5 Surprising Statistics That Prove Veganism Is Growing Around The World

Research keeps showing the same thing - more people are ditching animal products

June 5, 2017

Veganism Could Save Lives, Money And The Planet, Says New Study

Yet more research points to a plant-based diet as a solution to environmental and health problems

May 30, 2017

New Vegan Breakthrough Aims To Appeal to Meat Eaters

Companies are in race to create most realistic meat-free meats

May 25, 2017

The Good, the Bad and the Eggly - Smashing the Myth that Eggs Are a Health Food

For years eggs have been considered essential - but there are many superior vegan protein alternatives

April 19, 2017

Bill Nye The Science Guy: Plant-Based Diets Are The Future!

The popular US scientist has suggested plant-based diets are key to the future of humanity

February 15, 2017

Investors Diversify From Tech Into Vegan Startups

Animal replacement next generation foods have earned investment focus as key stakeholders move their attention from tech to vegan food and beverage startups, according to CB insights

February 1, 2017

Popular Youtuber Comprehensively Debunks Low Carb Diet

Michael Dearborn fact-slams popular claims about ketogenic diets

January 25, 2017

4 Vegan Startups Set To Change The World

The plant based market really is big business...

January 15, 2017

New Wave Of Medical Doctors Turn To Plant-Based Diets

Why are more Australian and international medical doctors than ever confidently recommending vegan diets to their patients?

December 9, 2016

Building Meat From Plants: Interview with Beyond Meat

Klaus recently got behind the scenes with Ethan Brown, CEO of the Bill Gates backed plant-based company Beyond Meat

December 3, 2016

New Film Showcases The Progress The Vegan Movement Has Made Throughout 2016

Vegan 2016 has launched, which demonstrates how veganism has increased in popularity in the last 12 months

November 9, 2016

5 Signs That Veganism Is Taking Over In 2016

Veganism has broken growth and sales records throughout the year

November 6, 2016

Veganism in 2015 - Short Documentary

Last year, Klaus produced a film about the progress in the vegan movement over the couse of 2015

November 6, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Plant Based News Interviews Dr Neal Barnard

Klaus from Plant Based News sat down with Dr Barnard recently

November 6, 2016

WATCH: Plant Based News Interview Dr. Michael Greger

Klaus from Plant Based News sat down with Dr Greger earlier in the year

September 17, 2016

Danish Council On Ethics Releases Report Calling For Beef Tax

The new report claims a beef tax would be an effective step toward curbing greenhouse gas emissions

September 17, 2016

Meet The Plant-Based Meat That Is Tipped To Save The World

Tech means we are moving away from traditional animal meat - and towards clean or plant-based options instead - better for animals, our health, and the planet