Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246191
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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.

Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1783783052
Size: 76.51 MB
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With astonishing stories of animal cognition, expert science and De Waal's deeply enquiring mind, Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? challenges everything you thought you knew about animal-and human-intelligence.

The Genius Of Birds

Author: Jennifer Ackerman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980842
Size: 16.12 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 ...

Are Dolphins Really Smart

Author: Justin Gregg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019966045X
Size: 10.91 MB
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And are they as friendly and peaceful as they are made out to be? Justin Gregg weighs up the claims made about dolphin intelligence and separates scientific fact from fiction.

Being A Beast

Author: Charles Foster
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1782831991
Size: 36.95 MB
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LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2016 Charles Foster wanted to know what it was like to be a beast: a badger, an otter, a deer, a fox, a swift.

Beyond Words

Author: Carl Safina
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805098895
Size: 72.58 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 ...

Our Inner Ape

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101217383
Size: 54.77 MB
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This is an audacious book, an engrossing discourse that proposes thought-provoking and sometimes shocking connections among chimps, bonobos, and those most paradoxical of apes, human beings.

The Narrow Edge

Author: Deborah Cramer
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300213719
Size: 28.50 MB
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Deborah Cramer followed these knots, whose numbers have declined by 75 percent, on their extraordinary odyssey from one end of the earth to the other—from an isolated beach at the tip of South America all the way to the icy tundra.