“Oh, you silly human.” You can almost hear the leopard seal sighing in dismay. “I bring you succulent penguins. You can’t handle them. I bring you weak penguins. You can’t figure out how to eat them. I bring you dead penguins. You still don’t know how to find nourishment in them. I sigh for your species.”
When National Geographic photographer Paul Nicklen found himself and his camera in the mouth of a leopard seal, he expected the worst. Instead, he realized the fierce seal was trying hard to help him.
Watch this astonishing video. Then look for the book. Our fellow creatures try so hard to connect with us.