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Tooling Around: Crafty Creatures and the Tools They Use
Tooling Around: Crafty Creatures and the Tools They Use
by Ellen Jackson
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Hungry chimps have quite a trick: catching termites with a stick. Chimpanzees insert sticks, straw, or long blades of grass into termite mounds. The termites cling to the inserted object. Then the chimpanzee pulls the insects out of the mound and enjoys... (read more)

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Tooling Around: Crafty Creatures and the Tools They Use
Tooling Around: Crafty Creatures and the Tools They Use
by Ellen Jackson
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Hungry chimps have quite a trick: catching termites with a stick. Chimpanzees insert sticks, straw, or long blades of grass into termite mounds. The termites cling to the inserted object. Then the chimpanzee pulls the insects out of the mound and enjoys... (read more)

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Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation
Dr. Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation
by Olivia Judson
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The sex act is, admittedly, a major preoccupation for most humans. But consider the plight of the female stick insect whose mate has been copulating with her for ten weeks straight while all she wants is a good night's sleep, or the male... (read more)

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"Conus" of the Southeastern United States and Caribbean
"Conus" of the Southeastern United States and Caribbean
by Alan J. Kohn
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"World-class scholarship. This is a great book that takes readers on a scholarly grand tour from the earliest research history to the latest methodological approaches used to understand the biology and relationships of this intriguing group of gastropods.... (read more)

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Kinship with All Life: Simple, Challenging, Real-Life Experiences Showing How Animals Communicate with
Kinship with All Life: Simple, Challenging, Real-Life Experiences Showing How Animals Communicate with
by J Allen Boone
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Is there a universal language of love, a "kinship with all life" that can open new horizons of experience?Example after example in this unique classic -- from "Strongheart" the actor-dog to "Freddie" the fly -- resounds with entertaining and inspiring... (read more)

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Sociobiology: The New Synthesis
Sociobiology: The New Synthesis
by Edward O Wilson
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welcomed by a new generation of students and scholars in all branches of learning.... (read more)

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Companion Animals and Us (05 Edition)
Companion Animals and Us (05 Edition)
by Paul
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Explores our complex relationships with pets.... (read more)

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Wired Wilderness: Technologies of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife (Animals, History, Culture)
Wired Wilderness: Technologies of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife (Animals, History, Culture)
by Etienne Benson
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American wildlife biologists first began fitting animals with radio transmitters in the 1950s. By the 1980s the practice had proven so useful to scientists and nonscientists alike that it became global. Wired Wilderness is the first book-length study of... (read more)

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Tears of the Cheetah: And Other Tales from the Genetic Frontier
Tears of the Cheetah: And Other Tales from the Genetic Frontier
by Stephen Obrien
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The history of life on Earth is dominated by extinction events so numerous that over 99.9% of the species ever to have existed are gone forever. If animals could talk, we would ask them to recall their own ancestries, in particular the secrets as to how... (read more)

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Vertebrate Paleontological Techniques: Methods of Preparing and Obtaining Information
Vertebrate Paleontological Techniques: Methods of Preparing and Obtaining Information
by Patrick Leiggi
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Everything that amateur and professional fossil hunters will ever need to know about modern palaeontological techniques and practice.... (read more)

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Oocyte Physiology and Development in Domestic Animals
Oocyte Physiology and Development in Domestic Animals
by R. Krisher
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The oocyte is a complex and fascinating cell that serves as the foundation of embryonic growth. This single cell is the basis of development from a newly fertilized zygote to a functioning multicellular organism. Oocyte Physiology and Development in... (read more)

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Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
Octopus!: The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea
by Katherine Harmon Courage
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No one understands the octopus. With eight arms, three hearts, camouflaging skin, and a disarmingly sentient look behind its highly evolved eyes, how could it appear anything but utterly alien? Octopuses have been captivating humans for as... (read more)

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Wild Justice : Moral Lives of Animals (10 Edition)
Wild Justice : Moral Lives of Animals (10 Edition)
by Marc Bekoff
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“Bekoff and Pierce have managed to convince this initial sceptic that, at the very least, they have a strong case backed by compelling evidence. . . . As a result of reading Wild Justice I know a lot more than I did. I will never be able to... (read more)

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Bio-Medical Telemetry, 2/E
Bio-Medical Telemetry, 2/E
by Stuart R. Mackay
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Bio-Medical Telemetry: Sensing and Transmitting Biological Information from Animals and Man, Second Edition This second edition of the classic Mackay text provides scientists with the necessary tools for studying animal or human subjects without... (read more)

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Exploring Animal Behavior: Readings from American Scientist
Exploring Animal Behavior: Readings from American Scientist
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In this latest anthology of articles from American Scientist, nine of the 38 new to this edition, Sherman (Cornell U.) and Alcock (Arizona State U.) introduce key behavioral concepts and set the stage for classroom discussion--particularly in courses... (read more)

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Understanding Animal Breeding (2ND 00 Edition)
Understanding Animal Breeding (2ND 00 Edition)
by Richard M. Bourdon
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An experienced animal breeder, Rick Bourdon designed this book to be a modern, technologically up-to-date approach to animal breeding. Understanding Animal Breeding addresses the abstract concepts of animal breeding, presenting the necessary mathematics,... (read more)

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Writing Scientific Research Articles: Strategy and Steps
Writing Scientific Research Articles: Strategy and Steps
by Margaret Cargill
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This book shows scientists how to apply their analysis and synthesis skills to overcoming the challenge of how to write, as well as what to write, to maximise their chances of publishing in international scientific journals. The book uses analysis of the... (read more)

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Field Guide to Animal Tracks and Scat of California (California Natural History Guides)
Field Guide to Animal Tracks and Scat of California (California Natural History Guides)
by Mark Elbroch
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“Outstanding. This is a brilliant work by the best in the field. Watching a great tracker at work can feel like watching a magician, but this book demystifies the process and inspires the reader to begin to look closer and open the world of tracking.... (read more)

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Skulls: An Exploration of Alan Dudley's Curious Collection
Skulls: An Exploration of Alan Dudley's Curious Collection
by Simon Winchester and Nick Mann
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Skulls is a spellbinding exploration of more than 300 different animal skulls — amphibians, birds, fish, mammals, and reptiles — written by New York Times bestselling author, Simon Winchester. At the center of Skulls is a stunning, never... (read more)

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King Solomon's Ring (02 Edition)
King Solomon's Ring (02 Edition)
by Konrad Lorenz
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A delightful treasury of observations and insights into the lives of all sorts of creatures -- from jackdaws and water-shrews to dogs, cats and even wolves -- this is a wonderfully written introduction to the world of our furred and feathered friends!... (read more)

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