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National Zoo Reopens To Visitors After Shutdown

The National Zoo in Washington is back open, and fans couldn’t be happier. The government shutdown forced the zoo to close its doors.


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It’s A Girl! National Zoo’s 2-Week-Old Panda Cub Is Female

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo says its 2-week-old giant panda cub is female.


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National Zoo Celebrates Male Panda’s 16th Birthday

The National Zoo is celebrating the 16th birthday of its male panda, Tian Tian.


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Zoo Panda Cub That Died Had Liver Abnormalities

Sadness at Washington’s National Zoo. The baby panda died Sunday.


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National Zoo Attempts To Impregnate Giant Panda

An expert from China and scientists at the National Zoo are attempting to artificially inseminate the zoo’s female giant panda Mei Xiang.


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National Zoo Marks 40 Years Of Pandas

The National Zoo is celebrating 40 years of pandas.


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National Zoo Panda Has Signs Of Possible Pregnancy

Scientists at the National Zoo say they have detected a rise in hormone levels in the female giant panda, Mei Xiang that could indicate the panda may give birth or end a false pregnancy by early July.