Do Baboons Understand Death?
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 1102 , Segment 1
Episode: Baboons in Mourning (originally aired January 11, 2021)
- Jul 23, 2021 7:00 pm
- 28:53 mins
Baboons aren’t the only primates that carry their young after death, but studying this practice sheds light on how animals understand mortality. Guest: Alecia Carter, lecturer in Evolutionary Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology, University College London