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The Resource The eye of the sandpiper : stories from the living world, Brandon Keim

The eye of the sandpiper : stories from the living world, Brandon Keim

Label
The eye of the sandpiper : stories from the living world
Title
The eye of the sandpiper
Title remainder
stories from the living world
Statement of responsibility
Brandon Keim
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keim, Brandon
Dewey number
508
Index
index present
LC call number
QH45.5
LC item number
.K45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
Label
The eye of the sandpiper : stories from the living world, Brandon Keim
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-246) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Organized chaos makes the beauty of a butterfly -- Chickadees, mutations and the thermodynamics of life -- The photosynthetic salamander -- Human evolution enters an exciting new phase -- Parallel universe of life described far beneath the bottom of the sea -- At the edge of invasion, possible new rules for evolution -- A mud-loving, iron-lunged, jelly-eating ecosystem savior -- Redeeming the lamprey -- Decoding nature's soundtrack -- Being a sandpiper -- Monogamy helps geese reduce stress -- What pigeons teach us about love -- Chimps and the zen of falling water -- How city living is reshaping the brains and behavior of urban animals -- Reconsider the rat : the new science of a reviled rodent -- Monkeys see selves in mirror, open a barrel of questions -- The new anthropomorphism -- Honeybees might have emotions -- A day in the life of NYC's hospital for wild birds -- New Yorkers in uproar over planned mass-killing of swans -- An eel swims in the Bronx -- On Waldman's pond -- The return of the river -- A chimp's day in court : inside the historic demand for nonhuman rights -- Chimpanzee rights get a day in court -- Medical experimentation on chimps is nearing an end. but what about monkeys? -- I, cockroach -- The improbable bee -- The ethics of urban beekeeping -- The wild, secret life of New York City -- Earth is not a garden -- Add a few species. Pull down the fences. Step back -- Feral cats vs. conservation : a truce -- Should animals have a right to privacy? -- When climate change blinds us -- To bring back extinct species, we'll need to change our own -- September 11, fall migration and Occupy Wall Street -- Making sense of seven billion people
Control code
ocn962548618
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 251 pages
Isbn
9781501707728
Lccn
2016056233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)962548618
Label
The eye of the sandpiper : stories from the living world, Brandon Keim
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-246) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Organized chaos makes the beauty of a butterfly -- Chickadees, mutations and the thermodynamics of life -- The photosynthetic salamander -- Human evolution enters an exciting new phase -- Parallel universe of life described far beneath the bottom of the sea -- At the edge of invasion, possible new rules for evolution -- A mud-loving, iron-lunged, jelly-eating ecosystem savior -- Redeeming the lamprey -- Decoding nature's soundtrack -- Being a sandpiper -- Monogamy helps geese reduce stress -- What pigeons teach us about love -- Chimps and the zen of falling water -- How city living is reshaping the brains and behavior of urban animals -- Reconsider the rat : the new science of a reviled rodent -- Monkeys see selves in mirror, open a barrel of questions -- The new anthropomorphism -- Honeybees might have emotions -- A day in the life of NYC's hospital for wild birds -- New Yorkers in uproar over planned mass-killing of swans -- An eel swims in the Bronx -- On Waldman's pond -- The return of the river -- A chimp's day in court : inside the historic demand for nonhuman rights -- Chimpanzee rights get a day in court -- Medical experimentation on chimps is nearing an end. but what about monkeys? -- I, cockroach -- The improbable bee -- The ethics of urban beekeeping -- The wild, secret life of New York City -- Earth is not a garden -- Add a few species. Pull down the fences. Step back -- Feral cats vs. conservation : a truce -- Should animals have a right to privacy? -- When climate change blinds us -- To bring back extinct species, we'll need to change our own -- September 11, fall migration and Occupy Wall Street -- Making sense of seven billion people
Control code
ocn962548618
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 251 pages
Isbn
9781501707728
Lccn
2016056233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)962548618

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