Underwater portraits of little babies [13 pictures] Jan 4, 2013• By Abraham• From London Baby Swim… Share on Facebook Trending TodayReady for Another One?Give us a few more minutes and we'll make you laugh, cry, gasp, or ache... Guaranteed! How to hide drugs in a water bottle Fred Armisen of Portlandia and Questlove of The Roots have a drum-off Get the best of 22 Words in your inbox Like 22 Words on Facebook comments Griffin says: Is Nirvana still making albums? Maggie says: This really, really stresses me out. me says: Do babies just know to hold their breath? Why aren’t they freaking out? Marci says: Yes. They instictively hold their breath underwater. They lose the ability anywhere between 6mo to 2 years old though. Marci says: instinctively* Lauren says: New-born babies know hold their breath (from when they are in the womb). They love swimming!