Panda http://www.kplu.org en We can all agree baby pandas are cute. But why? http://www.kplu.org/post/we-can-all-agree-baby-pandas-are-cute-why Xiao Liwu made his <a href="http://blogs.sandiegozoo.org/?s=Xiao+Liwu+">public debut</a> Thursday at the San Diego Zoo. Fans crowded around the exhibit, their camera lenses extended, hoping to catch a glimpse of the 5-month-old giant panda cub. If they're lucky and actually do see the 16-pound panda (his Chinese name means "Little Gift"), there'll be much oooing and aaahing.<p>You'd have to be heartless not to agree that pandas, especially the youngest of them, are as cute as all get-out. Right? Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:34:11 +0000 7535 at http://www.kplu.org We can all agree baby pandas are cute. But why? A moment of cute from NPR: A photo of sleeping baby pandas http://www.kplu.org/post/moment-cute-npr-photo-sleeping-baby-pandas Unbearable cuteness is news, right? In any case, we'll get back to the serious news in a bit. But, first, a picture of 12 baby giant pandas taking a nap at a breeding center in Chengdu:<p>There is a bit of news to go along with this picture.<a href="http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/06/28/501364/main20075065.shtml"> As the AP reports today</a>, China has finished its census of humans and has now started its once-a-decade counting of pandas in the wild. Tue, 27 Sep 2011 16:15:02 +0000 2736 at http://www.kplu.org A moment of cute from NPR: A photo of sleeping baby pandas