WTF is a pangolin? Fall in love with this sentient artichoke before it goes extinct
Pangolin (AFP)

Poaching in China is out of control Public Domain Not as snuggly as they look Chinese officials recently intercepted a record-breaking illegal shipment in Shanghai: Nearly 3.5 tons of pangolin scales were found hidden inside a ship carrying Nigerian wood products. Officials estimate that as many as 7,500 animals could have been slaughtered to produce the…