The Genius of Birds

Written By Jennifer Ackerman
The Genius of Birds
  • Publsiher : Penguin
  • Release : 12 April 2016
  • ISBN : 1101980842
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 19 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Genius of Birds by author: Jennifer Ackerman which was release on 12 April 2016 and published by Penguin with total page 352 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. An award-winning science writer tours the globe to reveal what makes birds capable of such extraordinary feats of mental prowess Birds 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 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 shifting our view of what it means to be intelligent. At once personal yet scientific, richly informative and beautifully written, The Genius of Birds celebrates the triumphs of these surprising and fiercely intelligent creatures. Ackerman is also the author of Birds by the Shore: Observing the Natural Life of the Atlantic Coast.

The Genius of Birds

The Genius of Birds
  • Author : Jennifer Ackerman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-04-12
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : An award-winning science writer tours the globe to reveal what makes birds capable of such extraordinary feats of mental prowess Birds 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 ...

The Genius of Birds

The Genius of Birds
  • Author : Jennifer Ackerman
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-04-21
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : Birds are astonishingly intelligent creatures. In fact, according to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence. Like humans, many birds have enormous brains relative to their size. Although small, bird brains are packed with neurons that allow them to punch well ...

The Genius of Birds

The Genius of Birds
  • Author : Jennifer Ackerman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-06-13
  • Total pages : 620
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : For decades, people have written off birds as largely witless, driven by instinct and capable of only the simplest mental processes. But this just isn't true. aIn fact, according to revolutionary new research, some birds rival primates and even humans in their remarkable forms of intelligence and social smarts. They ...

The Bird Way

The Bird Way
  • Author : Jennifer Ackerman
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-06-02
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : 'A celebration of the dizzying variety of bird life and behaviour, one that will enthral birders and non-birders alike' The Observer From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, a radical investigation into the bird way of being, and the recent scientific research that is dramatically ...

The Genius of Christianity

The Genius of Christianity
  • Author : François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand,Charles Ignatius White
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1884
  • Total pages : 763
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : Read online The Genius of Christianity written by François-René vicomte de Chateaubriand,Charles Ignatius White, published by which was released on 1884. Download full The Genius of Christianity Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Genius of Birds

The Genius of Birds
  • Author : Mithi House
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-06-12
  • Total pages : 100
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : Notebook Feature ; Blank line notebook 100 Pages 6 x 9 Trim Size Black and whit interior with whit paper No bleed...

Birds by the Shore

Birds by the Shore
  • Author : Jennifer Ackerman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : From the bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, the revised and reissued edition of her beloved book of essays describing her forays along the Delaware shore For three years, Jennifer Ackerman lived in the small coastal town of Lewes, Delaware, in the sort of blue-water, white-sand landscape that draws ...

The Genius of Scotland

The Genius of Scotland
  • Author : Robert Turnbull
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-04-04
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : Reproduction of the original: The Genius of Scotland by Robert Turnbull...

The genius of birds coloring book for kids

The genius of birds coloring book for kids
  • Author : Olive Candyfloss Publications
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-05-16
  • Total pages : 62
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : Young kids will be fascinated by exploring different types of birds. They will be thrilled by these fun-filled, easy-to-color illustrations. Book has 30 coloring pages of sparrow, crow, owl, pigeon, swan, ostrich, vulture, duck, toucan, penguin, hen and many more.It will be a fun to color and paint in all ...

The Genius of John Ruskin

The Genius of John Ruskin
  • Author : John Ruskin,John D. Rosenberg
  • Publisher : University of Virginia Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 566
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : This volume powerfully demonstrates the range and inexhaustible vitality of Ruskin's prose and will once again become an indispensable reference for Victorianists from a range of disciplines....

The Genius of H G Wells 120 Sci Fi Novels Stories in One Volume

The Genius of H  G  Wells  120  Sci Fi Novels   Stories in One Volume
  • Author : H. G. Wells
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Release Date : 2017-10-16
  • Total pages : 2990
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. H. G. Wells (1866-1946) was a prolific English writer of fiction works, history and politics. Wells is called a father of science fiction. Table of Contents: A Modern Utopia ...

The Genius of George Bernard Shaw

The Genius of George Bernard Shaw
  • Author : Samiran Kumar Paul
  • Publisher : Notion Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-04
  • Total pages : 764
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : The Genius of George Bernard Shaw is a criticism of George Bernard Shaw’s work that explores his art, aesthetics, philosophy, and revolutionary ideas. Shaw wrote his plays raising and dealing with the problems of individuals, families, society, nations, and the world. It is occasionally stated that Shaw’s support ...

The Genius of Scotland or Sketches of Scottish Scenery Literature and Religion

The Genius of Scotland  or  Sketches of Scottish Scenery  Literature and Religion
  • Author : Robert Turnbull
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-04
  • Total pages : 321
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : "The Genius of Scotland; or, Sketches of Scottish Scenery, Literature and Religion" by Robert Turnbull. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the ...

The Genius of Instinct

The Genius of Instinct
  • Author : Hendrie Weisinger
  • Publisher : FT Press
  • Release Date : 2009-03-06
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : Why do we sometimes get into the wrong relationships, take the wrong jobs, and make the wrong choices? The answers and solutions to these everyday plights are revealed by today’s “scientists of the mind,” evolutionary psychologists who have discovered stunning new lessons about the power of instincts and their ...

The Genius of Kinship

The Genius of Kinship
  • Author : German Valentinovich Dziebel
  • Publisher : Cambria Press
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 540
  • ISBN : 1101980842
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Summary : This highly acclaimed book brings the cumulative results of a century and a half of kinship studies in anthropology into the focus of current debates on the origin of modern humans in Africa and on an entangled bit of human evolutionary history commonly subsumed under the heading of the "peopling ...