Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures

Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures

The Smithsonian's star paleontologist takes us to the ends of the earth and to the cutting edge of whale research Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet. They evolved from land-roaming, dog-like creatures into animals that move like fish, breathe like us, can grow to 300,000 pounds, live 200 years and roam ent The Smithsonian's star paleontologist takes us to the ends of the earth and to the cutting edge of whale research ...

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Title:Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures
Author:Nick Pyenson
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Genres:Nonfiction
ISBN:0735224560
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:336 pages pages

Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures Reviews

  • Kathryn
    Jul 12, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • meghanmitton
    Jul 13, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Foggygirl
    Jul 01, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

  • Megan
    Jul 07, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

  • Nancy
    Jul 10, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

  • Simone
    Jul 05, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Amy
    Jul 04, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

  • Allen Adams
    Jul 03, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

  • Trish Lee
    Jul 08, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Deepa
    Jun 09, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Natalie Keating
    Jul 13, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

  • Debbie
    Jun 02, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

  • Erin
    Jun 16, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

  • Renee
    Jun 01, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Melissa McGuire
    May 30, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

  • Corvus
    May 25, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

  • Mellarkey
    Jul 10, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

  • Jim
    Jul 12, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

  • Ashley
    May 15, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

  • Steve Nolan
    Jul 09, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

  • Rick  Jackofsky
    Jul 11, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

  • Abbey Eoff-Thomas
    Jun 29, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Nunie
    Jul 06, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

  • Rameen
    Jun 22, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Abdikaafi Elmi
    Jun 02, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Robert Leet
    Jul 06, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

  • שלומית טביבי
    Jun 01, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Aristea Stecos
    Jun 04, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Addie
    Jun 11, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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  • Neal
    Jun 28, 2018

    I finished reading ?Spying on Whales? by Nick Pyeson. I found it to be an informative book on everything whales. I learned quite a few new things about whales. Beautiful animals! ...

    I think having read "The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs" right before reading this really soured this one for me - there was more paleontology in this book than there was in the dino book. ...

    Since i was little I always was so intrigued about whales. This book lived up to what I was expecting and I learned quite a fee new things. ...

    http://www.themaineedge.com/tekk/spyi... Writing about science in a manner that is entertaining and accessible while also conveying the desired information with clarity and concision ? not an easy task by any means. Finding the proper balance of wonky jargon and narrative engageme...

    One of my first favourite books was The Whale Tale, which featured Kermit the Frog and his nephew Robin saving some whales from evil (pig) whalers. I also did a few projects on whales in elementary school; I've always been a fan of the giant marine mammals. My interest in maritime and ...

    This book is SO good! I have always been interested in whales and paleontologist Nick Pyenson definitely has a deep and abiding love for them that comes through in this book. He divides the book into three sections?past, present, and future?and writes eloquently about whales. Ancie...

    I saw this book listed as a Goodreads giveaway. I thought it looked interesting and I was pleasantly surprised when I got the email informing me that I was a a Giveaways winner. The copy I received was an "advance uncorrected manuscript", (hopefully the typos, were corrected before it ...

    I won this book on Goodreads. I had a difficult time with this book, it just didn't really hold my interest. At first I was thinking, oh no not another book spewing global warming/climate change and the inaccuracies and political spin that surround it but thank God it was limited to ju...

    Informative, enjoyable An enjoyable read on whales, both entertaining and enlightening (with a nice bibliography if you want more). Not just about science, but also the pursuit of science. ...

    I won this in a Goodreads giveaway. Fascinating! Love when I learn new things and I learned a lot when I read this book. I now love whales. ...

    Won as a goodreads giveaway. Thoroughly enjoyed. Made me ask a lot of questions about whales I'd never really asked myself before. Informative and well written. ...

    This book was a bit of an impulse buy on my part but it turned out to be a great move as it was a fascinating and informative read. ...

    I really love whales, okay? ...

    Loved this book - learned so much and was so entertained the whole time ...

    NF Science 265 pages Nick Pyenson takes us along in his scientific journey as he studies the history of whales. Informative and enjoyable. ...

    this is an informative book, easily accessible to people who aren't familiar with science. I enjoyed reading it and while I had to often refer to my dictionary, it was met with a lot of new learning, something I love doing. ...

    Won this from goodreads giveaways. Will update review when I receive and have read it. Hoping that the research referred to in the book is field research and is humane so I don't end up hating it. ...

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