Biologists around the world are searching to find the cutest animal species and they are asking Twitter for help.
Searching “#CuteOff” on twitter will produce some of the most adorable photos of animals you’ll ever see.
Scientists Ann Hilborn and Marcella J. Kelly started the conversation when they debated whethebat-eared foxes or baby bears were cuter.
— Anne Hilborn (@AnneWHilborn) August 31, 2015
Shortly after, a Twitter-wide “Cute-off” competition started and people began to submit cute animal pictures.
Check out some of the best tweets from the trending #CuteOff hashtag that’s taking over Twitter.
— SmithsonianEnv (@SmithsonianEnv) September 1, 2015
— National Science Fdn (@NSF) September 1, 2015
— Erica McAlister (@flygirlNHM) September 1, 2015
— Shedd Aquarium (@shedd_aquarium) September 1, 2015
— Bea’s Bugs (@arthrobea) September 1, 2015
— AMNH (@AMNH) September 1, 2015