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Beyond Words

What Animals Think and Feel

By Carl Safina
18-minute read
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Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina

Beyond Words (2015) is an explanation of the animal world’s propensity for thought and feeling. These blinks walk you through the complex societies of the natural world and explain how animals think, experience real emotion and learn.

  • Anyone interested in animals
  • Pet owners
  • People who think humans are unique in nature

Carl Safina holds the endowed chair for nature and humanity at Stony Brook University and is also a staff member of the Alan Alda Center for Communication Science. He has published in National Geographic as well as the New York Times and hosts a PBS series.

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