Pandas in Captivity and Complicated Conservation Science with Maggie Koerth-Baker

Neil Orman

FiveThirtyEight's Maggie Koerth-Baker discusses the serious challenges of raising pandas in captivity among her light-hearted reporting of panda sex. Her story on Pan Pan, who at 31 was the world’s oldest known male panda before his death in 2016, won the 2018 Online Gold Award.