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National Zoo Says Panda Cub May Venture Outside

The National Zoo says giant panda cub Bao Bao may soon start venturing outside for the first time with her mother.


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National Zoo Names 100-Day-Old Panda Cub Bao Bao

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo is naming its female giant panda cub Bao Bao after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public to help give its new cub an identity.


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Panda Cub Described As Healthy And Vibrant

The giant panda cub at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo appears to be in excellent health, zookeepers reported after a 10-minute physical exam Sunday morning.