The Smithsonian’s National Zoo says the 2-week-old giant panda cub is a girl and her father is Tian Tian (tee-YEN tee-YEN).
Mei Xiang’s cub is now showing some markings, making the less than two-week old cup appear more like a panda, than a stick of butter.
Well, one thing can be said for the newborn panda cub at the National Zoo. It sure has a good set of lungs.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo has closed part of its panda house because its female giant panda may be pregnant.
Fans of the zoo’s giant pandas, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, can stream live video on any computer, tablet or mobile device without having to refresh the page.
National Zoo scientists have determined what killed a 6-day-old giant panda cub and are preparing to announce their findings.