The Homing Instinct: Meaning & Mystery in Animal Migration (English Edition)

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The Homing Instinct: Meaning & Mystery in Animal Migration (English Edition)

⇖ free Format Kindle 〻 The Homing Instinct: Meaning & Mystery in Animal Migration (English Edition) ⦙ ePUB By Bernd Heinrich ⧒ Praise for LIFE EVERLASTING Biologist Bernd Heinrichs exploration of death, bodies, and way they are recycled through birds or bugs or bacteria is both a field guide of exquisite detail and a thoughtful meditation on the connectedness of all things Boston GlobeDeath is usually considered the end of life, but in Life Everlasting, naturalist Bernd Heinrich The Nesting Season explains in fascinating detail that it s just a continuation of the life cycle.Dense and compelling, Life Everlasting scrutinizes a subject that many might find taboo and questions whether modern burial practices are for the best Shelf Awareness for ReadersDespite focusing on death and decay, Life Everlasting is far from morbid instead, it is life affirming Bernd Heinrich, emeritus professor of biology at the University of Vermont in Burlington, does a tremendous job of convincing the reader that physical demise is not an end to life, but an opportunity for renewal Nature MagazinePraise for WHY WE RUN thoroughly engrossing As inspiring as it is fascinating, this book should have wide appeal both within and beyond the athletic worldPublishers WeeklyThe book operates on several levels as a memoir, natural history, experimental training guide There is an unfailing wonder in Heinrichs writing that gives the book a transforming visual quality.New York Times Book Review A meditation on humanity It is the work of a mind that is restless in the most profound sense.Boston Sunday GlobePraise for THE SNORING BIRD Arguably today s finest naturalist authorour latter day Thoreau Publishers WeeklyHeinrich, who combines his keen scientific eye with the soul of a poet, enthralls New York Times Book ReviewOne of the finest living examples of that strange hybrid the science writer Los Angeles Times Book Reviewbrilliantthere is in Heinrich s every page, wonderment San Francisco ChroniclePraise for WHY WE RUN As inspiring as it is fascinating, this book should have wide appeal both within and beyond the athletic world Publishers WeeklyPraise for SUMMER WORLD Bernd Heinrich has been writing about nature with brio, for decades Perhaps his most attractive quality is his ability to find something intellectually stimulating whenever he steps out the door The man is irrepressible New York Times Book ReviewOne of our greatest living naturalistsHeinrich, author of 15 marvelous, mind altering books, is a national treasure LA TimesThis is hands and knees science at its most engagingas the great greening occurs all around us, we can only hope to see half as much as Heinrich does Boston GlobeA noted naturalist explores the centrality of home in the lives of humans and other animals A special treat for readers of natural history Kirkus Reviews Every year, many species make the journey from one place to another, following the same paths and ending up in the same places Every year since boyhood, the acclaimed scientist and author Bernd Heinrich has done the same, returning to a beloved patch of western Maine woods Which led him to wonder What is the biology in humans of this primal pull toward a particular place, and how is it related to animal homing In The Homing Instinct, Heinrich explores the fascinating mysteries of animal migration how geese imprint true visual landscape memory how scent trails are used by many creatures to locate their homes with pinpoint accuracy and how even the tiniest of songbirds are equipped for solar and magnetic orienteering over vast distances And he reminds us that to discount our human emotions toward home is to ignore biology itself A graceful blend of science and memoir Heinrichs ability to linger and simply be there for the moment when, for instance, an elderly spider descends from a silken strand to take the insect he offers her is the heart of his appeal Julie Zickefoose, TheWall Street Journal Deep and 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