Becoming Wild

Carl Safina studies how sperm whales, scarlet macaws and chimpanzees aim to live the best way possible in their individual environments and cultures.

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What can humans learn from the animal kingdom? Quite a lot, it turns out, and Carl Safina is eager to glean all he can.

As an ecologist, Safina studies the wild creatures with whom humanity shares this planet. He’s won MacArthur, Pew and Guggenheim fellowships, and he shares his passion for conservation and nature as a…

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