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Amid all arridity and disillusionment, it is well to remember that the world has baby pandas in it.
[Hat tips to Dad and Richard in Vancouver]
Posted by Lindsay Beyerstein at 10:00:59 PM
baby, cute, panda, photo
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How does that vet not die of cute overload?
February 19, 2007 at 11:54 PM
Another good cure for the arridity and disappointment, are Robert J. Lang's amazing origami arthropods. Is Mother Nature an origami artist? There's a wonderful metaphorical resonance in the connection between Lang’s abstract, geometric patterns and the models of insects and other living things they generate, because it so beautifully symbolizes the way that Mother Nature uses intricate patterns of folding to structure the fundamental building blocks of life, proteins, which derive their properties as much from the way their molecules are folded as their actual chemical composition.
Madison Guy |
February 20, 2007 at 12:18 AM
Not just that there are baby pandas, but there are more and more. Best year at the breeding center, they are going to run out of room to put them.
February 20, 2007 at 07:37 AM
Thank you so much for these photos...they make me want to leap on the first plane to China to visit these little scootums...
February 20, 2007 at 09:37 AM
Not to be a nattering nabob, but why aren't those pandas with their parents?
February 20, 2007 at 09:51 AM
Mother pandas can be very territorial and keeping that many baby pandas with their mothers would mandate a huge expanse of land. Also the mothers will go into estrus sooner if they "lose" their infants.
February 20, 2007 at 10:06 AM
Check out zoo-atlanta/panda cam.
February 20, 2007 at 11:11 AM
I have to agree: Baby Pandas are a perfect tonic, albeit temporary, for a lot of the crap going on in this world.
February 20, 2007 at 03:43 PM
I was feeling a little down when I saw the link over at Skippy's place ... thanks! I needed a cute overload tonight.
fiat lux |
February 21, 2007 at 12:37 AM
ummmm panda love
pawel adamek |
October 29, 2007 at 11:16 AM
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