We already knew honey badgers were badass because of 2011’s “honey badger don’t care!” video, but I now have a ton of admiration for honey badgers thanks to this video about an incredibly smart honey badger named Stoffel:
It’s not really explained in the clip, but the reason why they wanted to keep Stoffel penned up was because he kept terrorizing the lions in an adjacent pen. He’d get bored, break into the lion pen, and chase the lions around. :O
You can watch the full Nature episode, Honey Badgers Masters of Mayhem, on PBS.