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Animal clocks and compasses, from animal migration to space travel.

Margaret O. Hyde

Animal clocks and compasses, from animal migration to space travel.

by Margaret O. Hyde

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Whittlesey House in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal migration.,
  • Cycles.,
  • Animal behavior.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementIllustrated by P. A. Hutchison.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL754 .H94
    The Physical Object
    Pagination157 p.
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5800702M
    LC Control Number60014044
    OCLC/WorldCa1237788

    Animals That Travel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Text and illustrations describe animals that migrate in search of food /5(3). Some of these space-faring animals gave their lives for the sake of discovery, but many of them returned safely to Earth. Here are the stories of these incredible and brave animal explorers.

    While illuminating, the book also raises many questions that it cannot yet answer. We have much to learn from these wondrous creatures but, as this book makes clear, much of their mystery remainsKristen Rabe, Foreword Reviews Though animals are the book's stars, /5(12). First published in , "Animal Heroes" is a fantastic collection of short animal stories written and illustrated by Ernest Thompson Seton. These wonderful, exciting, and endearing children's stories are perfect bedtime reading for animal-loving kids, and they are not to be missed by adoring fans and collectors of Seton's marvellous work/5().

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“But I think it would be dangerous to assume that all species can adapt,” says Princeton University ecologist David Wilcove. As Wilcove writes in his book No Way Home: The Decline of the World’s Great Animal Migrations, “The irony is that just as the phenomenon of migration is slipping away, we are entering a golden age for studying it.”.

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