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The Narrow Edge

Discover how the lives of humans, red knots, and horseshoe crabs are intertwined. Deborah Cramer, environmental writer and visiting scholar at MIT discusses her new book The Narrow Edge: A Tiny Bird, an Ancient Crab, and an Epic Journey. Cramer depicts an inspiring portrait of loss and resilience, the tenacity of birds, and the courage of the many people who keep red knots flying.

"We are but tenants on this planet, sharing the Earth with others who were here long before us and who, though less powerful, have tenancy as well." - Deborah Cramer, Reed Award 2016


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