panda bears

Panda Triplets Turn One Month Old

These little pandas turned one-month old this week! The newborn bears live in a Chinese zoo, where they are believed to be the world’s only set of panda triplets. Sure, they…

Jessica Wakeman |

Pandas Can Make Even Bats Seem Cute

This is a panda bat, which is, as you’d imagine, a bat with panda bear coloring. Discovered in South Sudan, researchers believe these little guys are an entirely new genus…

Julie Gerstein |

Xiao Liwu The Baby Panda Gets A Checkup

Over the summer, a baby panda named Xiao Liwu was born at the San Diego Zoo, inspiring delight in Jessica Wakeman’s cubicle, and a few months later we watched him…

Jessica Wakeman |

A Panda Bear That Moos

As we enter 2011, I wonder: What will be the anthemic animal of the year? The meerkat? The mini-pony? No, no, no: It’s the panda cow–a frigging cow that’s bred…

Julie Gerstein |