The Genius Of Birds

Author: Jennifer Ackerman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980842
Size: 50.95 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: 32.13 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: 13.77 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: 52.34 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: 50.82 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 ...

The Thing With Feathers

Author: Noah Strycker
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698152735
Size: 72.57 MB
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The Thing with Feathers explores the astonishing homing abilities of pigeons, the good deeds of fairy-wrens, the influential flocking abilities of starlings, the deft artistry of bowerbirds, the extraordinary memories of nutcrackers, the ...

Bird Sense

Author: Tim Birkhead
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408820137
Size: 53.58 MB
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Bird Sense addresses questions like these and many more, by describing the senses of birds that enable them to interpret their environment and to interact with each other.

The Gravity Of Birds

Author: Tracy Guzeman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451689780
Size: 55.78 MB
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Told in alternating chapters that weave revelations about the sisters’ past with clues Finch and Jameson discover in the present, this story sets three characters on a collision course with their histories, showing how families tear ...

Beaks Bones And Bird Songs

Author: Roger Lederer
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697520
Size: 71.25 MB
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What we don’t see is the arduous, life-threatening challenges they face at every moment. Beaks, Bones, and Bird Songs guides the reader through the myriad, and often almost miraculous, things that birds do every day to merely stay alive.

Birds Art Life

Author: Kyo Maclear
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501154214
Size: 79.50 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 ...