Their Fate Is Our Fate: How Birds Foretell Threats to Our Health and Our World

Their Fate Is Our Fate

How Birds Foretell Threats to Our Health and Our World

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ISBN10: 1615190910 ISBN13: 9781615190911 Publisher: Experiment Llc Published: Sep 10 2013 Pages: 247 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

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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 threats to the health of our planet and our own well-being. Their Fate Is Our Fate is an impassioned call not only to attention but to action. As “citizen scientists

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