Jonathan Balcombe

Scientist, Author of “What a Fish Knows”

Jonathan Balcombe

Scientist, Author of “What a Fish Knows”
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Biography

Fish-coverAnimal behavior expert Jonathan Balcombe is a passionate advocate for animals and their living spaces. A PhD scientist and vegan, his dynamic message resonates with timely issues that affect everyone, including climate change, biodiversity, and personal health. He’s the best best-selling author of Pleasurable Kingdom and Second Nature which present animals in a whole new light.

His newest book, released June 2016 – What a Fish Knows: the Inner Lives of our Underwater Cousins – takes us under the sea to answers questions: Do fishes think? Do they really have three-second memories? And can they recognize the humans who peer back at them from above the surface of the water? He reveals the surprising capabilities of fishes that will forever change how you look at these animals.