You can look at moving pictures and laugh, or you can read real science. Something for everyone!
Collections of Bad Animals Gifs:
- At Buzzfeed, Animals That Are Huge Jerks.
-Even better because continually added to: at Reddit, Animals Being Jerks.
-The incomparable Ed Yong explains why frogs don't care if they mate a female to death: because they still get to sire offspring anyway.
-Cute meerkats use subordinate animals to test out threats, like making them go first when crossing a road.
-How cheating monkeys hide their affairs from their mates. You have to wonder what this kind of work does to a scientist's mind:
After carefully studying more than 1,000 sexual relationships among geladas, the research team found that cheating individuals do, indeed, make sexual noises less frequently.