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Mei Xiang

National Zoo: Panda Mei Xiang Gives Birth To 2 Cubs On Saturday

Big news out of D.C. tonight. A panda cub was born at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and the birth was streamed live for millions to witness.

08/22/2015

Panda Pic

National Zoo Panda Cub Weighs Nearly 10 Pounds

The National Zoo says its female giant panda cub now weighs almost 10 pounds.The zoo says the cub weighed in Friday at 9.68 pounds.

11/15/2013

baby panda

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.

08/25/2013

Panda At National Zoo

National Zoo Again On Panda Pregnancy Watch

The National Zoo says it’s watching its female giant panda Mei Xiang (may-SHONG) closely for a possible pregnancy.

08/21/2012