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Their Fate Is Our Fate - a book by Doherty, Peter

Their Fate Is Our Fate

How Birds Foretell Threats to Our Health and Our World

Their Fate Is Our Fate( )
Author: Doherty, Peter
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Experiment LLC, The
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.95
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At the heart of this book by Nobel Prize-winning immunologist and professor Peter Doherty is this striking observation: Birds detect danger to our health and the environment before we do. Following a diverse cast of bird species around the world--from tufted puffins in Puget Sound to griffon vultures in India, pigeons in East Asia, and wedge-tailed shearwaters off the islands of Australia's Great Barrier Reef--Doherty illuminates birds' role as an early warning system for...
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Doherty, Peter (Author)

Peter Doherty is the author who shared the 1996 Nobel Medicine Prize for discovering the nature of the cellular immune defense and continues to be involved in research directed at understanding and preventing the severe consequences of influenza virus infection. In addition, he goes to bat for evidence-based reality, relating to areas as diverse as childhood vaccination, global hunger and anthropogenic climate change. He is the author of the best seller The Knowledge Wars.


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