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Author: Marlene Zuk | Narrator: Jaime Lamchick
Release Date: August 09, 2022
A lively exploration of animal behavior in all its glorious complexity, whether in tiny wasps, lumbering elephants, or ourselves.For centuries, people have been returning to the same tired nature-versus-nurture debate, trying to determine what we lea...
Author: Ed Yong | Narrator: Ed Yong
Release Date: June 21, 2022
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A “thrilling” (The New York Times), “dazzling” (The Wall Street Journal) tour of the radically different ways that animals perceive the world that will fill you with wonder and forever alt...
Author: Jack E. Davis | Narrator: Dan John Miller
Release Date: March 01, 2022
From the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Gulf, a sweeping cultural and natural history of the bald eagle in America. The bald eagle is regal but fearless, a bird you’re not inclined to argue with. For centuries, Americans have celebr...
Author: Jonathan Balcombe | Narrator: Jonathan Balcombe
Release Date: May 25, 2021
Winner of the National Outdoor Book Award for Natural History and a New York Times Editors Choice Pick"After reading Super Fly, you will never take a fly for granted again. Thank you, Jonathan Balcombe, for reminding us of the infinite marvels&#...
Author: Arik Kershenbaum | Narrator: Samuel West
Release Date: March 16, 2021
From a noted Cambridge zoologist, a wildly fun and scientifically sound exploration of what alien life must be like, using universal laws that govern life on Earth and in space.Scientists are confident that life exists elsewhere in the universe. Yet ...
Author: Edward D. Melillo | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: August 25, 2020
A fascinating, entertaining dive into the long-standing relationship between humans and insects, revealing the surprising ways we depend on these tiny, six-legged creatures.Insects might make us shudder in disgust, but they are also responsible for m...
Author: Jennifer Ackerman | Narrator: Jennifer Ackerman
Release Date: May 05, 2020
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Genius of Birds, a radical investigation into the bird way of being, and the recent scientific research that is dramatically shifting our understanding of birds -- how they live and how they think.&ld...
Author: Christopher McDougall | Narrator: Christopher McDougall
Release Date: October 15, 2019
"A delight, full of heart and hijinks and humor . . . McDougall is a gifted storyteller who gets to the heart of the human-animal connection." --John Grogan, author of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst DogFrom the best-sellin...
Author: Jonathan B. Losos | Narrator: Marc Cashman
Release Date: August 08, 2017
A major new book overturning our assumptions about how evolution works   Earth’s natural history is full of fascinating instances of convergence: phenomena like eyes and wings and tree-climbing lizards that have evolved independently,...
Author: Andrew Root | Narrator: Will Damron
Release Date: June 20, 2017
In the bestselling tradition of Inside of a Dog and Marley & Me, a smart, illuminating, and entertaining read on why the dog-human relationship is unique--and possibly even "spiritual."   Dr. Andrew Root's search for the canine soul beg...
Author: Richard O. Prum | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: May 09, 2017
A FINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZENAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW, SMITHSONIAN, AND WALL STREET JOURNALA major reimagining of how evolutionary forces work, revealing how mating preferences—what Darw...
Author: Kathryn Bowers and Barbara Natterson-Horowitz | Narrator: Karen White
Release Date: June 12, 2012
In the spring of 2005, cardiologist Barbara Natterson-Horowitz was called to consult on an unusual patient: an Emperor tamarin at the Los Angeles Zoo. While examining the tiny monkey’s sick heart, she learned that wild animals can die of a form...