From the Forums: Are Pandas Worth the Trouble?

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iamjen writes:

Pandas are the cutest creatures in the animal world but this is no reason for people to continually pour millions of dollars on their conservation, some naturalists say. Why do scientists go the full nine yards to keep them alive?

So what do you think? Are there other species that deserve our efforts? Join the discussion.