The Curious Naturalist - Sy Montgomery

The Curious Naturalist

By Sy Montgomery

  • Release Date: 1991-01-01
  • Genre: Nature


Boston Globe nature columnist discusses the lovelorn messages sent by singing insects on autumn evenings, the messages contained in spiderwebs, the effects of winter snow on the way sound travels, the way all life depends on the unusual structure of water, and much more. Most fun is the author's description of ways to interact with other creatures (e.g., teaching wild birds to eat out of your hand).