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Studying our fellow mammals

Walker, Ernest P.

Studying our fellow mammals

by Walker, Ernest P.

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Published by Animal Welfare Institute in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17617349M
OCLC/WorldCa5988801

  So forget that theory, for the book still offers a sharp-eyed study of our abiding need for cars, computers and gadgets. And if you’re drawn to books arguing that life is getting better and.   The deeper we delve into the animal brain, the more we find our fellow creatures are smarter than we thought. Take the anole lizard, which scientists just discovered can work out a novel problem as well as a bird or mammal—a “completely unexpected” result, study leader Manuel Leal, a biologist at Duke University, said in a statement.. Leal and team presented four lizards with a wooden.

Animal Wise: The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures by Virginia Morell; The Emotional Lives of Animals: A Leading Scientist Explores Animal Joy, Sorrow, and Empathy – and Why They Matter by Marc Bekoff Ph.D. and Jane Goodall (Forward) When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson and Susan McCarthy.   Heinrich Harder The Eocene epoch was a good time to be a giant, deadly mammal. In addition to Andrewsarchus and Brontotherium, there was also Entelodon, known as the "killer pig," a cow-sized animal equipped with a bulldog-like build and a dangerous set of its fellow megafauna mammals, this half-ton hog-like animal also possessed an unusually small brain, which may have .

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