Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?A New York Times Bestseller Astonishing has the makings of a classic and one fantastic read People What separates your mind from an animal s Maybe you think it s your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future all traits that have helped us define ourselves

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The Genius of Birds

The Genius of BirdsBirds are astonishingly intelligent creatures According to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence In The Genius of Birds, acclaimed author Jennifer Ackerman explores their newly discovered brilliance and how it came about As

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The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal

The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human AnimalThis work has become a benchmark of popular anthropology and psychology.Zoologist Desmond Morris considers humans as being simply another animal species in this classic book first published in 1967 Here is the Naked Ape at his most primal in love, at work, at war Meet man as he really is relative

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Gorillas in the Mist

Gorillas in the MistOne of the most important books ever written about our connection to the natural world, Gorillas in the Mist is the riveting account of Dian Fossey s thirteen years in a remote African rain forest with the greatest of the great apes Fossey s extraordinary efforts to ensure the future of the rain

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The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our TimeWinner of the Pulitzer PrizeWinner of the Los Angeles Times Book PrizeOn a desert island in the heart of the Galapagos archipelago, where Darwin received his first inklings of the theory of evolution, two scientists, Peter and Rosemary Grant, have spent twenty years proving that Darwin did not know

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In the Shadow of Man

In the Shadow of ManThis best selling classic tells the story of one of world s greatest scientific adventuresses Jane Goodall was a young secretarial school graduate when the legendary Louis Leakey chose her to undertake a landmark study of chimpanzees in the world This paperback edition contains 80 photographs and

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My Family and Other Animals (Corfu Trilogy, #1)

My Family and Other Animals (Corfu Trilogy, #1)When the unconventional Durrell family can no longer endure the damp, gray English climate, they do what any sensible family would do sell their house and relocate to the sunny Greek isle of Corfu My Family and Other Animals was intended to embrace the natural history of the island but ended up as

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Blank 133x1761 Phylum Chordata An Introduction PROTOCHORDATES2 Type 1 Balanoglossus A Tongue Worm3 Subphylum I Hemichardata4 Type 2 Herdmania A Sea Squirt5 Subphylum II Urochordata6 Type 3 Branchiostoma Amphioxus The Laneelet7 Subphylum III Cephalochordata 8 Protochordata General and

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