Should We Let the Pandas Die?

They are cute and cuddly, but one wildlife expert argues that pandas should be left to go extinct. Naturalist Chris Packham, a BBC nature host, says pandas are an evolutionary dead end. He says they are not very bright, they have many challenges reproducing in captivity, and because they live in the most populous country on the planet, China, their environment is shrinking. "Can we really afford these big charismatic animals that suck up so much of our funding?" Packham asked on Britain's...Full Story
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