Animal Wise

Animal Wise

The Thoughts and Emotions of Our Fellow Creatures

Book - 2013
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Animal Wise takes listeners on a dazzling odyssey into the inner world of animals, from ants to elephants to wolves, and from sharp-shooting archerfish to pods of dolphins that rumble like rival street gangs. With 30 years of experience covering the sciences, Morell uses her formidable gifts as a storyteller to transport listeners to field sites and laboratories around the world, introducing pioneering animal cognition researchers and their surprisingly intelligent and sensitive subjects.
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2013
ISBN: 9780307461445
Branch Call Number: 591.513 MORELL
Characteristics: 283 p. ; 24 cm


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A musing on the cognition of various animals, as they continue to astonish our birdbrains.

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Aug 04, 2017

Incredibly informative, captivating and interesting book. The parallels that are drawn between humans and animals are present form the cover page ("the thoughts and emotions of our FELLOW CREATURES"), and continue throughout the book. I leanred a lot from "Animal Wise".

inotherwords Aug 02, 2013

I just finished listening to this excellent interview with the author and thought I should share the link!


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