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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 the newly discovered brilliance of birds As she travels around the world to the most cutting edge frontiers of researchthe distant laboratories of Barbados and New Caledonia the great tit communities of the United Kingdom and the bowerbird habitats of Australia the ravaged mid Atlantic coast after Hurricane Sandy and the warming mountains of central Virginia and the western statesAckerman 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 Consider as Ackerman does the Clarks nutcracker a bird that can hide as many as 30000 seeds over dozens of suare miles and remember several months later where it put them or the mockingbirds and thrashers species that can store 200 to 2000 different songs in a brain a thousand times smaller than ours But beyond highlighting how birds use their uniue genius in technical ways Ackerman points out the impressive social smarts of birds They deceive and manipulate They eavesdrop They give gifts They kiss to console one another They blackmail their parents They alert one another to danger They summon witnesses to the death of a peer They may even grieve This elegant scientific investigation and travelogue weaves personal anecdotes with fascinating science Ackerman delivers an extraordinary story that will both give readers a new appreciation for the exceptional talents of birds and let them discover what birds can reveal about our changing world Richly informative and beautifully written The Genius of Birds celebrates the triumphs of these surprising and fiercely intelligent creatures.

genius epub birds book The Genius book The Genius of Birds eBookBirds 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 the newly discovered brilliance of birds As she travels around the world to the most cutting edge frontiers of researchthe distant laboratories of Barbados and New Caledonia the great tit communities of the United Kingdom and the bowerbird habitats of Australia the ravaged mid Atlantic coast after Hurricane Sandy and the warming mountains of central Virginia and the western statesAckerman 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 Consider as Ackerman does the Clarks nutcracker a bird that can hide as many as 30000 seeds over dozens of suare miles and remember several months later where it put them or the mockingbirds and thrashers species that can store 200 to 2000 different songs in a brain a thousand times smaller than ours But beyond highlighting how birds use their uniue genius in technical ways Ackerman points out the impressive social smarts of birds They deceive and manipulate They eavesdrop They give gifts They kiss to console one another They blackmail their parents They alert one another to danger They summon witnesses to the death of a peer They may even grieve This elegant scientific investigation and travelogue weaves personal anecdotes with fascinating science Ackerman delivers an extraordinary story that will both give readers a new appreciation for the exceptional talents of birds and let them discover what birds can reveal about our changing world Richly informative and beautifully written The Genius of Birds celebrates the triumphs of these surprising and fiercely intelligent creatures.

[PDF / Epub] ★ The Genius of Birds By Jennifer Ackerman – Spectekhnika.pro 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 acclaimBirds 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 the newly discovered brilliance of birds As she travels around the world to the most cutting edge frontiers of researchthe distant laboratories of Barbados and New Caledonia the great tit communities of the United Kingdom and the bowerbird habitats of Australia the ravaged mid Atlantic coast after Hurricane Sandy and the warming mountains of central Virginia and the western statesAckerman 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 Consider as Ackerman does the Clarks nutcracker a bird that can hide as many as 30000 seeds over dozens of suare miles and remember several months later where it put them or the mockingbirds and thrashers species that can store 200 to 2000 different songs in a brain a thousand times smaller than ours But beyond highlighting how birds use their uniue genius in technical ways Ackerman points out the impressive social smarts of birds They deceive and manipulate They eavesdrop They give gifts They kiss to console one another They blackmail their parents They alert one another to danger They summon witnesses to the death of a peer They may even grieve This elegant scientific investigation and travelogue weaves personal anecdotes with fascinating science Ackerman delivers an extraordinary story that will both give readers a new appreciation for the exceptional talents of birds and let them discover what birds can reveal about our changing world Richly informative and beautifully written The Genius of Birds celebrates the triumphs of these surprising and fiercely intelligent creatures.

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  1. michael davis michael davis says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookThis is a well researched scientific and comprehensive review and comment on an important facet of animal kingdom brain function It is the best I have found so far in years of searching I write from 55 years of direct and personal experience of bird intelligence


  2. Emma Emma says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookIf you're even slightly interested in bird intelligence this is a good introduction and if you're a seasoned reader you'll still find out some new things I especially like how the book doesn't just feature classically intelligent birds like corvids and parrots but also talks about niche intelligence in bower birds songbirds and other birds not usually featured in these works


  3. John Anderson John Anderson says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookA real eye opener to the intelligence of birds and an explanation of the neural density of their brains which allows them to among other things store thousands of seeds in different locations and later recall their location Crows can solve complex problems through trial and error and modify tools for specific purposes They remember humans who’ve mistreated them and have attacked the same Passionately written and informed by the latest research this book will amaze and entertain you


  4. BriQ BriQ says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookDelightful read by an entertaining knowledgeable and talented writer This book is bound to amaze and thrill the curious minded As stunning as the information is there is also a dire portend of what has already begun in bird species due to climatic change Highly recommend


  5. Foggygirl Foggygirl says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookA fascinating and informative read about the genius of our feathered brethren and the challenges they face on a daily and yearly basis in this rapidly changing environment


  6. William Whitlock William Whitlock says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookA detailed book exploring how birds solve problems in many different situations leading the reader to wonder how intelligent they really are I found this book opened my eyes to bird behaviors


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    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookReceived this book promptly in excellent condition It is a factual interesting read based on comprehensive research Very enjoyable and enlightening


  8. Suzanne from Canada Suzanne from Canada says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookEXCELLENT I learned so much about birds in this book fascinating things that I tell many people about I repeat EXCELLENT


  9. Paul Heinowski Paul Heinowski says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookI find myself looking at birds the way you look sideways at someone you previously underestimated Entertainingly written


  10. Clark Clark says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookWritten with extraordinary clarity it benefits from the author’s detailed field work as well as her extensive reading Both the references and the careful index enable the reader to engage with the picture it paints of the varied lives of Birds and the world they inhabit It is a book to keep and treasure


  11. Lady Justine Lady Justine says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookNow I'm a dog girl but I think I have been won over to the winged species Raised and answered so many interesting uestions I will never look at birds in the same way again


  12. Katastrofa Katastrofa says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookThoroughly researched very interesting book An eye opener A must read for every bird lover and for people with an interest in animal cognition


  13. Dominic Excell Dominic Excell says:

    PDF Jennifer Ackerman ò ò The Genius of Birds Epub Þ The Genius Epub / genius epub, birds book, The Genius book, The Genius of Birds eBookA fine book indeed A shame that the sellers packed it in a single plastic bag while rendering it showerproof but no protection from the knocks that are inevitable during transit The corners of my copy were sadly somewhat bruised though still intact


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