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: 112
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 Secret Life of Whales
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Micheline Jenner
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11 - Publisher: UNSW Press

Marine biologist Micheline Jenner discovered humpback breeding grounds off the Kimberley coast, uncovered pygmy blue whale feeding spots, and, with her husband Curt, is one of very few people to witness a humpback whale giving birth. In The Secret Life of Whales she reveals the little-known world of these giants
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
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
My Secret World of Mermaids
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Ellie Wharton, Tamara Macfarlane
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-03 - Publisher: Penguin UK

This journal is full of magical discoveries waiting to be explored. Meet the mermaids of the oceans, bake some of their favourite food and uncover the facts about these secret, mystical creatures. Read about their secret skills, their special pets and how to seek out a mermaid in the big