animals

2010 World Science Festival Blog

Category archives for animals

We’ll be streaming the animal cognition program live from the Skirball Center in NYC, featuring Brian Hare, Vanessa Woods, Jeremy Niven, Patrick Hof, and Klaus Zuberb├╝hler. And moderated by RadioLab’s Jad Abumrad. Kick-off is at 3pm today. ScienceBlogs Editor Evan Lerner will be calling the game with me in the L’Blog booth, playing Jerry the…

Your Inner Bonobo

Vanessa Woods joins us from Your Inner Bonobo at Psychology Today. Vanessa is an award-winning journalist and author who studies the cognitive development of chimpanzees and bonobos at sanctuaries in the Republic of Congo and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Join Vanessa and other leading scientists in All Creatures Great and Smart, a World Science…

Animals Like Us

We’re delighted to have Carl Zimmer guest blog for us. Carl writes about science regularly for the New York Times and magazines such as Discover, where he is a contributing editor and columnist. He is the author of seven books, the most recent of which is The Tangled Bank: An Introduction To Evolution. What is…