Nrdc The Secret World Of Whales

Author: Charles Siebert
Editor: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 145210574X
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Presents an introduction to whales, describing legends about them, the history of whale hunting, the latest research on their brain and methods of communication, and the current efforts of conservationists to protect them from extinction.
NRDC The Secret World of Whales
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: Charles Siebert
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-20 - Publisher: Chronicle Books

Presents an introduction to whales, describing legends about them, the history of whale hunting, the latest research on their brain and methods of communication, and the current efforts of conservationists to protect them from extinction.
The Animal in the Secret World of Darwin
Language: en
Pages: 420
Authors: Michel Bergeron
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-03 - Publisher: iUniverse

Scientist Charles Darwin discretely opened the possibility of a purely animalistic origin for the human species. He repeatedly insisted that the differences between humans and others were a question of degree only. Sciences were, however, taken in the opposite direction, where these differences cannot have been generated by the natural
Still Waters: The Secret World of Lakes
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Curt Stager
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-29 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A fascinating exploration of lakes around the world, from Walden Pond to the Dead Sea. More than a century and a half have passed since Walden was first published, and the world is now a very different place. Lakes are changing rapidly, not because we are separate from nature but
A 52-Hertz Whale
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Bill Sommer, Natalie Haney Tilghman
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: Carolrhoda Lab ®

"It appears to be the only individual emitting a call at this frequency and hence, has been described as the world's loneliest whale."—Wikipedia So here's how it all starts: James, a high school freshman, is worried that the young humpback whale he tracks online has separated from its pod. So
Whales
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Kevin J. Holmes
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-09 - Publisher: Capstone

Provides an introduction to the whale, covering its physical characteristics, habits, prey, and relationship to humans.