Biologists took to Twitter in a fight for the ages, the #cuteoff. Adorable animals, some you may have never seen before, flooded the hashtag. A few truths emerged from the aftermath; that you don't have to be fluffy to be cute and that almost anything as a baby is adorable. Take a look at some of the highlights of this social media battle.
What’s black and white and rolls down a hill?
Bao Bao the baby panda enjoying her first snow day at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
While Tuesday’s snow may have ruined your day, the sixteen month-old cub seemed to really enjoy it. The little ball of fur tumbled around in the white stuff and wrestled her mother Mei Xiang.
And she wasn’t the only one amused by the storm. Here are some lion cubs tackling each other and a gray seal shoving its nose into the snow.
It doesn't matter if you're not actually from Ireland...On St. Patrick's Day, we all feel a bit Irish...even the animals! So let's all do as the Irish do and demand a kiss from a loved one! Here are 16 animals that all say, "Kiss me, I'm Irish!
Never before have little flying demons looked so cute.
After losing their mother in the extreme heat event in Australia, these baby bats were rescued and taken in by the Australian Bat Clinic for rehabilitation.
Part of their care involves swaddling them in tiny blankets and giving them tiny pacifiers until they are old enough to go back out into the wild.