Jon Mooallem on Living with the Majestic Whooping Crane

December 5, 2013 6:00 am

As a father, Jon Mooallem has watched his daughter's world overflow with animals from toys to her favorite butterfly pajamas. She has inspired him to venture into the field, often taking his daughter with him, to move beyond childlike fascination and make those creatures feel more real. 'Wild Ones' is a tour through our environmental moment and the eccentric cultural history of people and wild animals.