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Show your baby these babies: Zooborns, the newest and cutest exotic baby animals from zoos and aquariums around the world. Above is Owen, a koala recently born in South Carolina. Publisher Houghton Mifflin has established its first Parent Academy, a free online resource for parents that offers educational materials previously only available to teachers. Parents aren't the only ones with stress. The New York Times Travel section this week featured resorts with spas just for children. Ever wondered what Oscar-nominated films like The Fighter, The Social Network, and Black Swan would look like acted out by kids? Wonder no longer. This tax season, make sure you get all the breaks you deserve as a parent. Described as "the internet's latest petrifying craze" by Time magazine, people are up in arms about Baby Yoga, after a video of the Russian practice went viral. In The Wall Street Journal's column The Juggle ("choices and tradeoffs people make as they juggle work and family"), Anna Wilde Mathews reflects on why she's at work on her baby's due date. Two bands of "kids" have new albums out this week: The Get Up Kids' There Are Rules and Cold War Kids' Mine Is Yours.