Natural History

Natural history is the research and study of organisms including plants or animals in their environment, leaning more towards observational than experimental methods of study.

New Releases Tagged "Natural History"

I Belong Here: A Journey Along the Backbone of Britain
Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest
A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and a Vision for the Future
Why Fish Don't Exist: A Story of Loss, Love, and the Hidden Order of Life
Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future
World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments
The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural World
Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest
Fox & I
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World
The Feather Thief
The Lost Spells
Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl
Diary of a Young Naturalist
The Ends of the World: Supervolcanoes, Lethal Oceans, and the Search for Past Apocalypses
The Sun Is a Compass: A 4,000-Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate – Discoveries from a Secret World
The Origin of Species
A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World
H is for Hawk
The Song of the Dodo: Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions
A Short History of Nearly Everything
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World
The Genius of Birds
Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History
My Family and Other Animals (Corfu Trilogy, #1)
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
Voyage of the Beagle
The Horse by Wendy   WilliamsInside of a Dog by Alexandra HorowitzHow to Tame a Fox (and Build a Dog) by Lee Alan DugatkinThe Soul of an Octopus by Sy MontgomeryThe Birds of Pandemonium by Michele Raffin
Animal Science for Adults
185 books — 55 voters

Hyena by Mikita BrottmanCrow by Boria SaxScorpion by Louise M. PrykeOtter by Daniel AllenSkunk by Alyce Miller
Reaktion Animal Books
98 books — 10 voters
Freakonomics by Steven D. LevittA Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared DiamondStiff by Mary RoachOutliers by Malcolm Gladwell
Interesting and Readable Nonfiction
1,976 books — 1,239 voters

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Lyanda Lynn Haupt
With my new habit of carrying binoculars everywhere, I feel imbued with a readiness to see, an attitude that my life itself is a kind of field trip. The urban naturalist has the terrific luxury of stepping out her door and into "the field," without long rides or carpools, or putting money in for gas and Dairy Queen. When does the field trip being? Whenever we start paying attention. ...more
Lyanda Lynn Haupt, Crow Planet: Essential Wisdom from the Urban Wilderness

Oliver Sacks
My religion is nature. That’s what arouses those feelings of wonder and mysticism and gratitude in me.
Oliver Sacks

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