Turns out humans aren’t the most murderous mammal after all – meerkats are

Turns out humans aren’t the most murderous mammal after all – meerkats are
 

You’d be forgiven for thinking humans are the sh*ttiest mammals of all, judging by the behaviour of the ones you see making the headlines.
But a new study has shown that actually, we’re not as bad as, well, many of our fellow mammals.
A study published in the journal Nature led by José María Gómez looked into mammals most likely to murder their own kind – and humans don’t even come close to the top.
But the somewhat surprising resident at the top spot is…the meerkat.
The meerkat – often portrayed as cute and cuddly- came out on top after researchers looked at data from over 3,000 studies on... read more

 
3 October 2016 in Lifestyle, Views: 40
Source: Metro
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