Their Fate Is Our Fate
How Birds Foretell Threats to Our Health and Our World
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Experiment LLC, The|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $14.95|
| Book Description: |
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...