Some people think they are the only animals who feel happiness, sadness, embarrassment and love, or who can think or have imagination and so on. They even deny that animals can feel pain. They use this to justify all kinds of cruelty to us animals with whom they share the planet. Yet scientists who study non-human animals (monkeys, geese, whales and many others) have found that much less separates us from humans than you might think. The main differences between us are:

The rest of us animals are not human but you humans are certainly animals! But unlike other animals, you have — in a very short time — done terrible damage to the planet and its life systems. So I'd really rather be a penguin that a human.