James Cameron

Frog Named after Film Maker James Cameron

November 8, 2013 / No Comments

Yet another newly discovered species has been named after a celebrity. This time the lucky chap is James Cameron. Cameron’s name was given to a tiny colorful frog found only in the Aprada-tepui summit in Venezuela. The frog has been named Pristimantis jamescameroni. In the European Journal of Taxonomy, scientist Dr Philippe Kok says the name has been given in honor ...

Director James Cameron Building New Mini-Farm to Grow Own Plant-based Food

October 23, 2013 / No Comments

When he is not wielding his megaphone at shooting locations, we know director James Cameron prefers to be at the helm of affairs of his own farming spaces in New Zealand. He doesn’t want to limit himself to just that. We now hear Cameron’s Santa Barbara Hollister Ranch is building a new mini-farm. The new biodynamic farm that's being cultivated is ...

James Cameron Donates Deep Sea Sub to WHOI

April 1, 2013 / No Comments

A year after his record setting deep sea dive at the Western Pacific, James Cameron is now donating his single-person, deep-sea submersible, the Deepsea Challenger to Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI). The 58-year-old filmmaker and explorer made his journey to the bottom of the Mariana Trench on March 25, 2012. WHOI had spent seven years in designing and building the Deepsea Challenger. ...

James Cameron Goes Vegan to Save the Planet

October 3, 2012 / No Comments

As part of efforts to make the planet a better place for animals and people, Avatar director James Cameron has turned a vegan, along with his family. For him, it has come as a moral choice to save the planet and the biosphere. We admire celebrities who choose to go vegan and when those like Cameron give up animal products ...