Tim Birkhead, "Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird"
ISBN: 0802779662 | 2012 | EPUB/MOBI | 288 pages | 730 KB/1 MB
What is going on inside the head of a nightingale as it sings, and how does its brain improvise? How do desert birds detect rain hundreds of kilometers away? How do birds navigate by using an innate magnetic compass? Tracing the history of how our knowledge about birds has grown, particularly through advances in technology over the past fifty years, Bird Sense tells captivating stories about how birds interact with one another and their environment.