Books

A Closer Look at How Vultures Lazily Circle in the Air

A Closer Look at How Vultures Lazily Circle in the Air

— Hyper-sensitive backpack trackers are giving researchers a detailed summary on how thermal coasting really works.
Read an Excerpt From Noah Strycker's Book on His Record-Breaking Year of Birds

Read an Excerpt From Noah Strycker's Book on His Record-Breaking Year of Birds

— Strycker recounts all the gritty and glorious details of his 2015 global Big Year in "Birding Without Borders."
Greater Sage-Grouse Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

Greater Sage-Grouse Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

— In his new book, photographer Noppadol Paothong focuses his lens on the iconic bird throughout its life cycle.
In 'My Life with Cranes,' George Archibald Recounts an Incredible Career in Conservation

In 'My Life with Cranes,' George Archibald Recounts an Incredible Career in Conservation

— Over the last 40 years, the cofounder of the International Crane Foundation has dedicated his life to saving the world's cranes. Now he shares his story.
‘Ravens,’ One of the 20th Century's Best Photography Books, Is Back on Shelves

‘Ravens,’ One of the 20th Century's Best Photography Books, Is Back on Shelves

— Masahisa Fukase’s seminal series on loss and solitude, channeled through corvids, is an avant-garde work of self-reflection.
Sorry, Hollywood, but Ian Harding Would Rather Be Birding

Sorry, Hollywood, but Ian Harding Would Rather Be Birding

— Best known for his role on the show 'Pretty Little Liars,' Harding's new book 'Oddbirds' shares his love of birding and birds with a new audience.
In Birds, An Acclaimed Artist Finds Both Companions and Muses

In Birds, An Acclaimed Artist Finds Both Companions and Muses

— Hunt Slonem's new book of mesmerizing avian paintings is a testimony to a life spent drawing and cherishing birds.
A New Graphic Novel Chronicles the Adventures of John James Audubon

A New Graphic Novel Chronicles the Adventures of John James Audubon

— The naturalist and artist is depicted like you've never seen him before. Here's an inside peek.
10 Spectacular Owl Photos You Have to See

10 Spectacular Owl Photos You Have to See

— In a new book, photographer Paul Bannick brings his wide-eyed subjects to life through rare and inspiring snapshots.
Jane Alexander: It’s Time to Treat Scientists Like Heroes Again

Jane Alexander: It’s Time to Treat Scientists Like Heroes Again

— In her first nature book, the Hollywood and Broadway star shares personal tales of exploration and conservation that urge and inspire.