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Bird brain

Laurie Cahalane

Bird brain

by Laurie Cahalane

  • 350 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds,
  • Animal intelligence

  • About the Edition

    Follows scientists as they put various birds through aptitude tests to determine their intelligence levels.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesNova (Television program). Bird brain.
    StatementTerra Mater Factual Studios & Parthenon Entertainment Production ; produced for Nova by Elizabeth Arledge ; produced by Johh Capener ; written by Victoria Coules ; director, Laurie Cahalane
    ContributionsSechler, Craig, narrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL673 .B57 2018
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videodisc (60 min.)
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26960824M
    ISBN 101531703569
    LC Control Number2018001143

    A fine art print of a personalised comic Chuck will draw unique for you, and Chuck will draw you as pigeon, and Bird Brain goodies including stickers, bookmarks and a unique thank you card. Plus a signed first edition hardback, ebook edition and your name in the back of the book. Bird Brain An Exploration of Avian Intelligence (Book): Emery, Nathan: Birds have not been known for their high IQs, which is why a person of questionable intelligence is sometimes called a "birdbrain." Yet in the past two decades, the study of avian intelligence has witnessed dramatic advances. From a time when birds were seen as simple instinct machines responding only to stimuli in their.

    The Bird Brains - they're better than all those other bands. —Potty the Parrot But they're just a bunch of birds! —Patchy the Pirate The Bird Brains are a group of puppets that Potty the Parrot hired to play in the episode "Party Pooper Pants." They are a punk-rock band who played the song "Underwater Sun." They are very similar to ance: "Party Pooper Pants". Bird Brain: A Polly Parrett Pet-Sitter “This audiobook was given by the author, narrator, or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review via Audiobook Boom.” Another fun cozy pet sitter mystery. Polly and friends work to solve a murder. I love these short listens and when you toss in .

    Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: It begins for Basil 'Banger' Peyton-Crumbe the day he dies in a pheasant-shooting incident.A tragic accident, thinks the local constable, but Banger's gundogs and Buck, the police dog, exhibiting a level of intelligence vastly superior to that of their owners, suspect murder. Bird Brain Designs has a large selection of Hand and Machine Embroidery Snowmen Plus Wool Applique, too, for you to enjoy. Have a wonderful time selecting your favorite(s) to create for your home and for Gift Giving for Friends and Family. Any time of year is Time for Snowmen!!


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