The new fatherhood: The mother of all problems
We pride ourselves on modern parenting in which fathers play an increasing role, but there are better dads in the animal kingdom. Which paternal images guide today’s men, and how do they affect their children?
If we embark on a search for the best fathers in the animal kingdom − ones who are caring, cultivating, involved − in which group are we most likely to find them? Among the fish in the ocean depths? The birds in the sky? Or perhaps among the mammals, which are scattered everywhere?