World’s Strangest

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Giraffe Calf

The Brookfield Zoo near Chicago welcomed a new addition on November 12th. After a 14-month gestation, 5-year-old Arnieta gave birth to a 6-foot-2-inch, 140 pound baby! The calf, as yet unnamed, is the 58th reticulated giraffe born at the zoo. Read more about the giraffe breeding program and see plenty of baby pictures at Zooborns. [...]

Androgynous Baby Aardvark Is Ugly Cute

(YouTube Link) If you’ve got a serious case of the winter blahs like I do then you’ll appreciate this baby aardvark video for the cuteness and innocent warmth it will bring to your dark gray skies. If you’re wondering why I included the word “androgynous” in the title, that’s because the zoologists at Chicago’s Brookfield Zoo aren’t [...]