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Beyond Words: How Elephants, Wolves and Killer Whales Think and Feel

November 15, 2016 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Professor Carl Safina of the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences will be giving a lecture on brain studies that shows how animals think and feel like humans titled “Beyond Words: How Elephants, Wolves, and Killer Whales Think and Feel.”

The lecture is part of the University Libraries Writers Series. Safina worked with researchers who studied families of wild elephants, wolves and killer whales. He will speak about the similarities in human and animal consciousness, self-awareness, relationships, communication and ambitions.

The lecture will be held on Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. in Frank Melville Library’s Special Collections seminar room.

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