Book Corner

February 21, 2018

Darwin’s Backyard

The world knows Charles Darwin as a keen observer of the natural world and as a theorist. But Darwin was a remarkable expermenter also, as James Costa shows in this book.
January 12, 2018
Noah Strycker - Birding Without Borders

Birding without Borders

Noah Strycker reports on his quest to see half the world’s birds in one year (2015), traveling across forty-one countries on all seven continents with a backpack, binoculars, and a series of one-way tickets.
January 5, 2018

Crossley Guide – Waterfowl

If you like the Crossley ID Guide series, or if you've never seen any other books by Crossley, take a look at this volume on waterfowl.
December 29, 2017

One Wild Bird at a Time

Noted author Bernd Heinrich tells us tales of a series of individual birds of multiple species and finds that there is still much to learn about even our most common birds.
December 22, 2017
The Naturalist: Theodore Roosevelt - Cover

Theodore Roosevelt

Darrin Lunde, Museum Specialist in the Division of Mammals at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, explores Teddy Roosevelt’s lifelong passion for the natural world.