40 Pictures Of Cute Animals It's official: looking at pictures of cute animals is good for you - and your work. According to the Wall Street Journal, researchers at Hiroshima University in Japan have found that photos of kittens, puppies and the like don't just make us feel better - they also help us to concentrate.
African elephants come face to face with one of Africa’s most fearless animals, wild dogs, at the Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve near Kruger National Park in South Africa Picture: Greatstock / Barcroft Media
Royal Society reveals best nature pictures of the year
Tadpoles overhead. Overall winner, Category winner: Ecology and Environmental Science. Tadpoles of many anuran species come in high numbers, but not many make it to adulthood. Here a group of common toad (Bufo bufo) tadpoles is seen from below by Bert Willaert, Belgium. It was shot with a canon G12 camera in a Recsea underwater housing and a Dyron dome port.
Giant panda Yuan Yuan licks her baby in their enclosure at Taipei Zoo. The cub, the first panda born in Taiwan, was delivered on July 7 following a series of artificial insemination sessions after her parents Yuan Yuan and her partner Tuan Tuan failed to conceive naturally. Picture: AFP PHOTO / Taipei City Zoo
Heartbreaking pictures of Asha the lion with her cub before she died
Mother Lion's love for her Cub. ••••(KO) Mama is available to comfort a scared or needy cub. This pic is so sweet. The mother's face is relaxed in an expression she saves only for her cubs. It's also interesting that a male lion has a group of wives, and all cubs are his. Any mama will feed any baby in their group so that when a cub is hungry and his mama is away hunting, baby can get affection and a meal from an Aunty.