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Panda Cam Catches Panda SneezeBei Bei sneezed, and it was adorable.
First Ladies Reveal Baby Panda Cub NameWashington's newest giant panda cub is nameless no more.
D.C. Philanthropist Pledges $4.5 Million for Panda ResearchPhilanthropist David Rubenstein pledges a second $4.5 million gift to support giant panda research, conservation efforts and upgrades to their habitat.
D.C. Philanthropist Pledges $4.5 Million for Panda ResearchPhilanthropist David Rubenstein is doing his part to ensure that the successful giant panda breeding program at the Smithsonian's National Zoo will continue, pledging a second $4.5 million gift to support research, conservation efforts in China and upgrades to the zoo's panda habitat.
National Zoo's Panda Cub Has More Than Doubled in SizeThe surviving panda cub at the National Zoo has more than doubled in size in the nearly two weeks since he was born.
National Zoo Reveals Panda Cubs' Genders, Detail on FatherThe panda team at the National Zoo has revealed the gender of the living giant panda cub is a boy and his father is Tian Tian.
Remaining Panda Cub Healthy at National Zoo After Twin DiesAnimal keepers say the National Zoo's remaining newborn panda cub is healthy and was active and nursing through the night after the cub's smaller twin died.
National Zoo: Smaller of Twin Panda Cubs Has DiedThe smaller of two panda cubs born at the National Zoo Saturday has died, zoo officials say.
PETA Criticizes National Zoo's Panda-Rearing MethodsPETA is taking issue with the National Zoo's methods for rearing the newborn panda cubs.
Zoo: Panda Cubs Doing Well, Challenging Night For CaretakersThe National Zoo says two panda cubs born Saturday are doing well, but their caretakers had a challenging night.
National Zoo Celebrates Panda Cub Bao Bao's Second BirthdayThey grow up so fast! The National Zoo is celebrating giant panda cub Bao Bao's second birthday Sunday.
Zookeepers Optimistic About Survival Chances for Twin PandasOfficials at the National Zoo say they're optimistic about the chances that twin giant panda cubs will survive thanks in part to a technique developed by panda breeders in China.