"360-Degrees Lives" is a series of semispherical, 360-degree panoramic videos taken with a small camera. The shots provide a wide-ranging look at the lives of animals and insects cared for at zoos and other facilities. Users can view images taken from rare angles of prairie dog pups approaching the camera buried in the ground as well as beetles skillfully walk on top of the lenses.

Ostrich chicks 10 days old bump into each other taking baby steps

October 15, 2021 update!

You can enjoy it on the full screen by clicking the "FULL" button in the upper right.(Depending on the terminal, it may not be displayed correctly. The recommendation browser is "Google Chrome".)

The ostrich, being the world’s largest bird, naturally lays pretty big eggs, each equal to the size of about 25 chicken eggs.

Eggs, which can be as heavy as 1.5 to 2 kg, won’t break even if an adult man stands on one as their shells have a thickness of about 2 millimeters.

In early September, five chicks were born at the Ishioka Ostrich Farm in Ishioka, Ibaraki Prefecture, which raises hundreds... (By TOSHIYUKI TAKEYA/ Staff Writer)

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