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The View from Lazy Point
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Carl Safina
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-04 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

An exhilarating journey of natural renewal through a year with MacArthur fellow Carl Safina Beginning in his kayak in his home waters of eastern Long Island, Carl Safina's The View from Lazy Point takes us through the four seasons to the four points of the compass, from the high Arctic
Becoming Wild
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Carl Safina
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-14 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2020 "In this superbly articulate cri de coeur, Safina gives us a new way of looking at the natural world that is radically different."—The Washington Post New York Times bestselling author Carl Safina brings readers close to three non-human cultures—what they do, why
Voyage of the Turtle
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Carl Safina
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-01 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

The story of an ancient sea turtle and what its survival says about our future, from the award-winning writer and naturalist Though nature is indifferent to the struggles of her creatures, the human effect on them is often premeditated. The distressing decline of sea turtles in Pacific waters and their
Eye of the Albatross
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Carl Safina
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-01 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

"One of the most delightful natural history studies in decades." —The Boston Globe Eye of the Albatross takes us soaring to locales where whales, sea turtles, penguins, and shearwaters flourish in their own quotidian rhythms. Carl Safina's guide and inspiration is an albatross he calls Amelia, whose life and far-flung
Beyond Words
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Carl Safina
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-14 - Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

I wanted to know what they were experiencing, and why to us they feel so compelling, and so-close. This time I allowed myself to ask them the question that for a scientist was forbidden fruit: Who are you? Weaving decades of field observations with exciting new discoveries about the brain,