Surviving the World
A Photocomic Education by Dante Shepherd
Lesson #801 - Ethics In Science
Sure, you can question the ethics behind scientific techniques, but there's something wrong when intellectual studies like described above will lead to funding when we really should be questioning which studies should get funding first.
Here's the article I saw about the cat-and-dog-water-drinking study. It was a front page article.
NOTE: Original comments here made it seem like the project had been funded.