National Zoological Park (United States)

The National Zoo's panda cub gets weighed and measured Oct. 29. (credit: Smithsonian's National Zoo)

D.C.’s Panda Cub Finally Gets Her Name

With the growing anticipation, the 100 day wait is finally over, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo has finally named the female giant panda cub after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public — and her name is Bao Bao.