The ‘grieving’ orca mother? Projecting emotions on animals is a sad mistake

When we interpret animal behaviour as humanlike, we risk simply seeing ourselves – which demeans us and them

The Guardian

Last updated on 19 August 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Canada
United States of America
Region: 
North America
Species: 
Orcinus orca
Species group: 
Marine mammals