Podcaster: Fraser Cain & Dr Pamela Gay
Pandas: How Carnivorous Bears Became Vegetarians
Episode 64 by Mary Bates (Click here to directly access the MP3)
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At first glance, the giant panda seems ill-suited to survive almost exclusively on bamboo. But new research reveals the latest in a suite of physical and behavioral adaptations that help it make the most of its vegetarian diet.
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