The Genius Of Birds

Author: Jennifer Ackerman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980842
Size: 38.77 MB
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As she travels around the world to the most cutting-edge frontiers of research, Ackerman not only tells the story of the recently uncovered genius of birds but also delves deeply into the latest findings about the bird brain itself that are ...

The Genius Of Birds

Author: Jennifer Ackerman
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 147211437X
Size: 26.78 MB
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As she travels around the world to the most cutting-edge frontiers of research - the distant laboratories of Barbados and New Caledonia, the great tit communities of the United Kingdom and the bowerbird habitats of Australia, the ravaged ...

The Genius Of Birds

Author: Jennifer Ackerman
Publisher: Scribe Publications
ISBN: 192530714X
Size: 50.84 MB
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They may even grieve ... And they do it all with brains so tiny each would fit inside a walnut. In The Genius of Birds, acclaimed author Jennifer Ackerman explores the newly discovered brilliance of birds.

Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246191
Size: 24.90 MB
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Based on research involving crows, dolphins, parrots, sheep, wasps, bats, whales, and of course chimpanzees and bonobos, Frans de Waal explores both the scope and the depth of animal intelligence.

The Wisdom Of Big Bird And The Dark Genius Of Oscar The Grouch

Author: Caroll Spinney
Publisher: Villard
ISBN: 0307417549
Size: 22.79 MB
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It is no accident that spending the past thirty-four years in the Bird suit teaching these lessons to others has taught me a few things, too.”—from The Wisdom of Big Bird (and the Dark Genius of Oscar the Grouch) From the Hardcover ...

Beyond Words

Author: Carl Safina
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805098895
Size: 26.80 MB
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In Beyond Words, readers travel to Amboseli National Park in the threatened landscape of Kenya and witness struggling elephant families work out how to survive poaching and drought, then to Yellowstone National Park to observe wolves sort ...

The Wonder Of Birds

Author: Jim Robbins
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
ISBN: 0679645675
Size: 43.44 MB
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And they even have much to teach us about being human in the natural world. This book illuminates qualities unique to birds that demonstrate just how invaluable they are to humankind—both ecologically and spiritually.

The Thing With Feathers

Author: Noah Strycker
Publisher: Riverhead Trade (Paperbacks)
ISBN: 9781594633416
Size: 67.62 MB
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An associate editor for Birding draws on his expertise in a range of extreme environments to offer insights into bird behavior and intelligence, from the flocking abilities of starlings to the memories of nutcrackers, while revealing the ...

Baby Birds

Author: Julie Zickefoose
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544207777
Size: 52.67 MB
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This beautiful book is as much an art book as it is a natural history, something readers have come to expect from Julie Zickefoose.

Birds Art Life

Author: Kyo Maclear
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501154214
Size: 69.30 MB
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If Birds Art Life was sprung from Maclear’s sense of disconnection, her passions faltering under the strain of daily existence, this book is ultimately about the value of reconnection—and how the act of seeking engagement and beauty in ...