Title: Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
Author: Frans de Waal
This is a great read about primatology and animal intelligence studies.
Title: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
Author: Niel deGrasse Tyson
This is a short but fascinating read about astrophysics and the universe.
Host: Niel deGrasse Tyson
I know, I know, it’s not a book. Still, this an extremely informative TV series about the cosmos, ranging from the scale of an electron to that of the entire universe.
Title: Planet Earth
Host: David Attenborough
This is another TV series with some very interesting facts about animals, plants, and biomes.
Title: Never Cry Wolf
Author: Farley Mowat
This is an enjoyable true story about Arctic Wolves and how they were being hunted in Alaska due to the misconception that they were killing livestock. It follows Mowat as he performs his research on the wolves and as he is surprised when discovering their true nature.