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Deep where the octopi lie.

Jean McCord

Deep where the octopi lie.

by Jean McCord

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ4.M12985 De
The Physical Object
Pagination177 p.
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5610722M
LC Control Number68018451

  Sy Montgomery is a naturalist, documentary scriptwriter, and author of twenty acclaimed books of nonfiction for adults and children, including the National Book Award finalist The Soul of an Octopus and the memoir The Good Good Pig, a New York Times recipient of numerous honors, including lifetime achievement awards from the Humane Society and the New England /5(10). “The book is composed of giant (frequently larger-than-life-size) photographs of deep-sea creatures: the gelatinous Pandea rubra, which bears an uncanny resemblance to a police strobe light; the seed-like larvae of the Spantagoid heart urchin, whose appendages stretch at near-perfect right angles; glass octopi like living x-rays, frilled.

  Deep Look is a project of KQED Science, which is also supported by HopeLab, the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation, the Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell .   Diving deep on (books about) the intelligence of octopuses. a few great new books have come out that answer that question and raise even .

  Buy a cheap copy of Les Travailleurs de la Mer book by Victor Hugo. In , fleeing political persecution, Victor Hugo found sanctuary on the Isle of Guernsey, among the most historic and picturesque of the Channel Islands. The Free shipping over $/5(5).   There are 13 species of dumbo octopuses. The animals are members of the genus Grimpoteuthis, which in turn is a subset of the family Opisthoteuthidae, the umbrella are distinctions between the dumbo octopus species, but all are bathypelagic animals found on or near the deep ocean floor. All dumbo octopuses have the characteristic umbrella shape caused by webbing .


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Named a Top Ten Science Book of Fall by Publishers Weekly. Although mammals and birds are widely regarded as the smartest creatures on earth, it has lately become clear that a very distant branch of the tree of life has also sprouted higher intelligence: the cephalopods, consisting of the squid, the cuttlefish, and above all the : A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice.

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Knowledgeable and curious, he examines, he admires. His explorations are good Cited by: Peter Godfrey-Smith is a philosophy professor who spends his spare time studying cephalopods.

In Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness he takes us underwater to explore these magnificent creatures and to ponder the origin of intelligence and consciousness/5. Deep Lie is the third novel in the "Will Lee"-series (included there apparently even if the first Chiefs son from Chiefs, who went on to become a US senator, only has a minor role in this one).

Tells the story of a CIA analyst, who suspects that the Soviet submarine activity in Swedish waters in the mid 80's really are preparations for an invasion.4/5. The author weaves her tale about her encounters, not just with octopuses at the New England Aquarium in Boston, but their human carers, with references to scientific papers, classical text, and works of philosophy and psychology.

It is a remarkably complete and wide-ranging view of the octopus from just about every angle/5(). Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life is published by William Collins. To order a copy for £17 (RRP £20) go to or call Author: Philip Hoare. A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice.

One of the Most Anticipated Books of Fall and a Top Ten Science Book of FallPublishers Weekly "If this is philosophy, it works, because Godfrey-Smith is a rare philosopher who searches the world for clues.

Knowledgeable and curious, he examines, he admires. His explorations are good-natured/5(). After receiving a fine arts degree from the University of California at Berkeley and completing two years of graduate work in design at the California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland, Ruth Heller () began her career designing wrapping paper, cocktail napkins, greeting cards, and coloring books.

After five years of rejection and one complete revision, Heller's first book /5(92). The Deep State Octopus. The reason why Switzerland is the Deep State’s Head Quarters; The 13 Archon Bloodline Families that run Planet Earth; The Greatest Fraud in Human History; Source: Final Wakeup Call Global Power structure The Deep State cabal with their cronies are the top 1 percent of all people who own more than half of the world’s.

Although mammals and birds are widely regarded as the smartest creatures on earth, it has lately become clear that a very distant branch of the tree of life has also sprouted higher intelligence: the cephalopods, consisting of the squid, the cuttlefish, and above all the octopus.

In captivity, octopuses have been known to identify individual human keepers, raid neighboring tanks for food, turn 4/5(1). He describes many encounters with octopuses in the book, as he dives in the shallow waters off Australia, especially in a favoured place that he names "Octopolis" where many of the animals : Peter Godfrey-Smith.

Combining the emotional depth of The Art of Racing in the Rain with the magical spirit of The Life of Pi, Lily and the Octopus is an epic adventure of the heart.

When you sit down with Lily and the Octopus, you will be taken on an unforgettable ride. The magic of this novel is in the read, and we don’t want to spoil it by giving away too many details/5. The research vessel was exploring a rocky outcrop about miles deep and miles off Costa Rica's Pacific coast—far deeper than any other known octopus nursery, and (in theory) too warm.

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Sam Israel was a man who seemed to have it all until the hedge fund he ran, Bayou, imploded and he became the target of a nationwide manhunt/5.

The article also became the basis for the author’s book, The Soul of an Octopus. Sy Montgomery has published nearly 20 books for both adults and children and they have garnered many honors. The Good Good Pig, her memoir of life with her pig, Christopher Hogwood, is an international bestseller.

A national bestseller combining the emotional depth of The Art of Racing in the Rain with the magical spirit of The Life of Pi, “Lily and the Octopus is the dog book you must read this summer” (The Washington Post). Ted—a gay, single, struggling writer is stuck: unable to open himself up to intimacy except through the steadfast companionship of Lily, his elderly dachshund/5(32).DEEP LOOK is an ultra-HD (4K) short video series created by KQED San Francisco and presented by PBS Digital Studios.

Get a new perspective on our place in the universe and meet extraordinary new. Dumbo octopuses live in the deep open ocean down to depths of at le feet ( m) and perhaps much deeper, making this group the deepest living of all known octopuses.

Life at these extreme depths requires the ability to live in very cold .