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Jianguo "Jack" Liu of Michigan State University points out panda "table scraps".

Jianguo "Jack" Liu of Michigan State University points out panda "table scraps".


Jianguo "Jack" Liu of Michigan State University points out panda "table scraps" -- pieces of chewed bamboo stems. Since pandas in the wild are so rare, researchers rely on these clues to track panda activity in the Wolong Reserve.

Credit: Sue Nichols, Michigan State University

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