The Thoughtful Animal

The Thoughtful Animal

Exploring the evolution and architecture of the mind

Photoblogging: Portrait of a Meerkat


Meerkats are one of the few other species in the animal kingdom that has something close to human-like teaching. Read about it in an old piece of mine at BBC Future: Pay attention… time for lessons at animal school

Photo taken October 11, 2013 at the San Diego Zoo with a Canon 60D and Canon 75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 telephoto zoom lens.

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