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Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

Robert M. Sapolsky - 2017 - Science - Limited preview
Why do we do the things we do? Over a decade in the making, this game-changing book is Robert Sapolsky's genre-shattering attempt to answer that question as fully as perhaps only he could, looking at it from every angle. Sapolsky's storytelling ...

Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird

Tim Birkhead - 2012 - Science - No preview available
What is it like to be a swift, flying at over one hundred kilometres an hour? Or a kiwi, plodding flightlessly among the humid undergrowth in the pitch dark of a New Zealand night? And what is going on inside the head of a nightingale as it sings ...

Gifts of the Crow: How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to ...

John Marzluff, Tony Angell - 2013 - Nature - Limited preview
A University of Washington professor of wildlife science taps the findings of his extraordinary research into crow intelligence to offer insight into their ability to make tools and respond to environmental challenges, explaining how they engage ...

How Dogs Think

Stanley Coren - 2008 - Pets - Limited preview
Our understanding of how dogs think is littered with common misconceptions about the extent of their intellect and how they make sense of the world around them. How Dogs Think unravels the mystery of what a dog can understand and how much dogs ...

The Thing with Feathers: The Surprising Lives of Birds and what They Reveal ...

Noah K. Strycker - 2014 - Nature - Limited preview
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 ...

Do Dogs Dream?: Nearly Everything Your Dog Wants You to Know

Stanley Coren - 2012 - Pets - Limited preview
In a conversational Q&A format, a leading dog expert answers the most commonly asked questions about how dogs think and act. Do dogs dream? Can they recognize themselves in the mirror or understand what they’re seeing on television? Are they more ...

The Genius of Dogs: How Dogs Are Smarter Than You Think

Brian Hare, Vanessa Woods - 2013 - Pets - Limited preview
For readers of Inside of a Dog by Alexandra Horowitz, this New York Times bestseller offers mesmerizing insights into the interior lives of our smartest pets In the past decade, we have learned more about how dogs think than in the last century ...