Is there anything in the world more adorable than pictures of babies? What is this universal principle that ensures that no matter what species you hail from, you will be extremely cute when you are born? Animals don’t even have to be a few days old in order to look cute. In fact, they look extremely ‘aww’-inspiring just as soon as they hatch. This list features 10 adorable pictures of hatchlings from across the animal kingdom. Take a look only if you are prepared for your heart to melt away.
Octopuses tend to lay hundreds of thousands of eggs at once, so imagine thousands of these faces bursting into life simultaneously!
This little duckling is barely out of its shell, but it is far from being ugly. Guess the fairy tale wasn’t based on this critter.