Jennifer Ackerman: The Genius of Birds

Did you know that some species of birds can store up to 2000 songs in a brain a thousand times smaller than a human’s? Acclaimed writer Jennifer Ackerman (The Genius of Birds) delves into the highly intelligent avian world, revealing the sophisticated science behind birds’ brains and behaviours.

Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is able to be booked on a Festival Pass.

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Jennifer Ackerman

Jennifer Ackerman has been writing about science and nature for three decades. Her recent book The Genius of Birds is a US bestseller and...

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25 August – 3 September