Gi­ant pan­das could be with­out food in their nat­u­ral habi­tat by the end of the cen­tury, ac­cord­ing to a new report.

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The study, pub­lished in the jour­nal Na­ture Cli­mate Change, pre­dicts that cli­mate change is set to wipe out much of the bam­boo on which the bears rely for food. The re­search was con­ducted in the Qin­ling Moun­tains in Shaanxi province, which is home to around 275 wild pan­das. Bam­boo is the only food in the bears’ diet.

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