Animals History

Wired Wilderness: Technologies of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife (Animals, History, Culture) (repost)

Wired Wilderness: Technologies of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife (Animals, History, Culture) by Etienne Benson
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0801897106 | 264 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Wired Wilderness: Technologies of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife (Animals, History, Culture) (repost)

Wired Wilderness: Technologies of Tracking and the Making of Modern Wildlife (Animals, History, Culture) by Etienne Benson
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0801897106 | 264 pages | PDF | 3 MB

American wildlife biologists first began fitting animals with radio transmitters in the 1950s. By the 1980s the practice had proven so useful to scientists and nonscientists alike that it became global. Wired Wilderness is the first book-length study of the origin, evolution, use, and impact of these now-commonplace tracking technologies.
The Reason for Flowers: Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our Lives [Audiobook]

The Reason for Flowers: Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our Lives [Audiobook] by Stephen Buchmann
English | July 21, 2015 | ASIN: B011CMQ2KG, ISBN: 1494564130, 1494514133 | MP3@64 kbps | 14 hrs 27 mins | 396 MB
Narrator: Jonathan Yen

Bears: A Brief History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 17, 2017
Bears: A Brief History

Bears: A Brief History by Bernd Brunner
English | October 29th, 2007 | ISBN: 0300122993, 0300143125 | 270 pages | PDF | 4.16 MB

This engaging book examines the shared history of people and bears. Hopscotching through history, literature, and science, Bernd Brunner presents a rich compendium of the interactions between the two species and explores how bears have become central figures in our inventory of myths and dreams. He reveals the remarkable extent to which human feelings about bears have been—and still are—mixed.

Valuing Animals: Veterinarians and Their Patients in Modern America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Sept. 16, 2017
Valuing Animals: Veterinarians and Their Patients in Modern America

Susan D. Jones, "Valuing Animals: Veterinarians and Their Patients in Modern America"
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0801871298 | PDF | pages: 233 | 1.0 mb

Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 11, 2017
Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation

Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation by Michael Pollan
English | April 23rd, 2013 | ASIN: B00AM7E4P8, ISBN: 0143125338, 1594204217 | 480 pages | AZW3 | 0.92 MB

Fire, water, air, earth—our most trusted food expert recounts the story of his culinary education. In Cooked, Michael Pollan explores the previously uncharted territory of his own kitchen. Here, he discovers the enduring power of the four classical elements—fire, water, air, and earth—to transform the stuff of nature into delicious things to eat and drink.

Carnivore Minds : Who These Fearsome Animals Really Are  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Sept. 5, 2017
Carnivore Minds : Who These Fearsome Animals Really Are

Carnivore Minds : Who These Fearsome Animals Really Are
by G. A. Bradshaw
English | 2017 | ISBN: 030021815X | 362 Pages | PDF | 61 MB

TTC Video - A New History of Life [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Sept. 1, 2017
TTC Video - A New History of Life [repost]

TTC Video - A New History of Life
Course No. 1520 | English | MP4 | 570 x 320 | AVC ~1094 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 91.5 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 17:43:10 | 8.7 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Science, Earth History, Paleontology

Life is stranger than fiction. Recent investigations hint at episodes in the history of life on Earth that rival the most imaginative movies. For example: Could our planet have been seeded with life from elsewhere? Did the development of life create conditions that threatened to poison the biosphere? How have natural forces conspired, over and over, to remove most traces of life from the planet? And how has life itself responded with determination to survive and thrive in a multitude of astonishing forms?

Stuffed Animals: A Modern Guide to Taxidermy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Willson at Aug. 26, 2017
Stuffed Animals: A Modern Guide to Taxidermy

Divya Anantharaman, Katie Innamorato, "Stuffed Animals: A Modern Guide to Taxidermy"
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1581573324 | 256 pages | PDF | 89 MB

The Dogs of Avalon: The Race to Save Animals in Peril  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 23, 2017
The Dogs of Avalon: The Race to Save Animals in Peril

The Dogs of Avalon: The Race to Save Animals in Peril by Laura Schenone
English | August 22nd, 2017 | ASIN: B016CAJLK6, ISBN: 0393073580 | 324 pages | EPUB | 11.34 MB

After adopting an Irish sight hound, Laura Schenone discovers a remarkable and little-known fight to gain justice for dogs and for all animals.