I wanted to know what they were experiencing, and why to us they feel so compelling, and so-close.
This time I allowed myself to ask them the question that for a scientist was forbidden fruit: Who are you?
Carl Safina talked about his latest book Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel at Canios Books, Sag Harbor.
He was introduced by Canio's Kathryn Szoka.
Beyond Words was published by Picador/ Macmillan in 2015
The View from Lazy Point (Henry Holt, 2011)