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The Songs of Trees: Stories from Nature's Great Connectors
Haskell, David George
(Paperback)

53% off list price of $17.00

David Haskell has won acclaim for eloquent writing and deep engagement with the natural world. Now, he brings his powers of observation to the biological networks that surround all species, including humans. Haskell repeatedly visits a dozen trees, exploring connections with people, microbes, fu...


Wayfinding: The Science and Mystery of How Humans Navigate the World
O'Connor, M. R.
(Hardcover)

69% off list price of $29.99

In this compelling narrative, O'Connor seeks out neuroscientists, anthropologists and master navigators to understand how navigation ultimately gave us our humanity. Biologists have been trying to solve the mystery of how organisms have the ability to migrate and orient with such precision - espe...


Wayfinding: The Science and Mystery of How Humans Navigate the World
O'Connor, M. R.
(Hardcover)

78% off list price of $29.99

In this compelling narrative, O'Connor seeks out neuroscientists, anthropologists and master navigators to understand how navigation ultimately gave us our humanity. Biologists have been trying to solve the mystery of how organisms have the ability to migrate and orient with such precision - espe...


Woolly: The True Story of the Quest to Revive History's Most Iconic Extinct Creature
Mezrich, Ben
(Paperback)

62% off list price of $16.00

Ben Mezrich takes us on an exhilarating and true adventure story from the icy terrain of Siberia to the cutting-edge genetic labs of Harvard University. A group of scientists work to make fantasy reality by splicing DNA from frozen woolly mammoth into the DNA of a modern elephant. Will they be a...


Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History
Schutt, Bill
(Paperback)

64% off list price of $16.95

For centuries scientists have written off cannibalism as a bizarre phenomenon with little biological significance. Its presence in nature was dismissed as a desperate response to starvation or other life-threatening circumstances, and few spent time studying it. A taboo subject in our culture, th...


The Songs of Trees: Stories from Nature's Great Connectors
Haskell, David George
(Hardcover)

60% off list price of $28.00

David George Haskell’s The Forest Unseen won acclaim for eloquent writing and deep engagement with the natural world. Now he brings his powers of observation to the biological networks that surround all species, including humans.Haskell repeatedly visits a dozen trees around the world, exploring ...


Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History
Schutt, Bill
(Hardcover)

69% off list price of $26.95

For centuries scientists have written off cannibalism as a bizarre phenomenon with little biological significance. Its presence in nature was dismissed as a desperate response to starvation or other life-threatening circumstances, and few spent time studying it. A taboo subject in our culture, th...


Urban Forests: A Natural History of Trees and People in the American Cityscape
Jonnes, Jill
(Paperback)

62% off list price of $18.00

A celebration of urban trees and the Americans - presidents, plant explorers, visionaries, citizen activists, scientists, nurserymen, and tree nerds - whose arboreal passions have shaped and ornamented the nation’s cities, from Jefferson’s day to the presentAs nature’s largest and longest-lived c...


When the Last Lion Roars: The Rise and Fall of the King of the Beasts
Evans, Sara
(Hardcover)

73% off list price of $28.00

The 2015 killing of a much-loved lion called Cecil by an American big-game hunter in Zimbabwe sparked international outrage. It also drew world attention to shrinking numbers of the 'king of the beasts' and the facts that humans continue to hunt them for sport. There are no lions left north of th...


Woolly: The True Story of the Quest to Revive One of History's Most Iconic Extinct Creatures
Mezrich, Ben
(Hardcover)

73% off list price of $26.00

Ben Mezrich takes us on an exhilarating true adventure story from the icy terrain of Siberia to the cutting-edge genetic labs of Harvard University. A group of young scientists, under the guidance of Dr. George Church, the most brilliant geneticist of our time, works to make fantasy reality by se...


Sun Moon Earth
Nordgren, Tyler
(Hardcover)

60% off list price of $26.99

With beautiful illustrations and a detailed map, Sun Moon Earth has everything you need to get ready for the next solar eclipse.On April 8, 2024, millions of Americans will experience an awe-inspiring phenomenon: a total eclipse of the sun. In Sun Moon Earth, astronomer Tyler Nordgren illustrates...


Urban Forests: A Natural History of Trees and People in the American Cityscape
Jonnes, Jill
(Hardcover)

78% off list price of $32.00

A celebration of urban trees and the Americans--presidents, plant explorers, visionaries, citizen activists, scientists, nurserymen, and tree nerds--whose arboreal passions have shaped and ornamented the nation's cities, from Jefferson's day to the present.As nature's largest and longest-lived cr...


Restless Creatures: The Story of Life in Ten Movements
Wilkinson, Matt
(Hardcover)

83% off list price of $28.99

From flying pterodactyls to walking primates, the story of life as told through the evolution of locomotion.Most of us never think about how we get from one place to another. For most people, putting one foot in front of the other requires no thought at all. Yet the fact that we and other species...


Galapagos: Preserving Darwin's Legacy (2nd Edition)
De Roy, Tui
(Hardcover)

63% off list price of $52.00

This sumptuous large-format book was first produced in 2009 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Charles Darwin Foundation on Galapagos. The book comprises a series of invited essays under the editorship of world-renowned photographer and long-term Galapagos resident, Tui de...


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