Farley the Red Panda
Farley, a young red panda, has been through a lot in his short life. Farly is more than just cute, he's a fighter. When he was born, his mother wasn't around to take care of him. Nursery keepers found him just hours after birth: cold, dirty, and hungry. The keepers found a successful formula for raising Farly. It was also important to find Farley a playmate. Watch him grow and thrive under the care of his keepers in this professional video from National Geographic. Run time 02:38.
You may have seen pandas in the zoo. They are one of the most popular animals in captivity, and are often put in zoos to protect them from poachers and habitat destruction . This professional video footage and narration from National Geographic shows these animals in their natural habitat, the remote forests of Central China. These giant pandas really know how to enjoy a meal and can eat for 14 hours a day. The video also shows a mother panda and her cub. Run time 02:31.
Baby Red Pandas
Farley is a baby panda who undergoes great health difficulty. They show him going to a zoo in Syracuse where they introduced him to a panda companion that could show him how to climb. Run time 02:39.
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Robots to map marine life in key fishing areas
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Darwin for a day
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