Animal Selfies: Sure, Why Not?

The “selfie” craze shows no sign of slowing down- (though maybe they’re done with it at the White House.) These guys want to get in on the action, too!

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(Of course, these aren’t real. They’re part of a National Geographic ad campaign.) Via 123Inspiration.

Wow, Is That A Lot O’ Pandas, Or What?

It really isn’t.

Artist Paulo Grangeon worked with the World Wildlife Fund and others to create 1,600 papier-mâché Pandas to raise global awareness..

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..about the continuing plight of these wonderful blorps.

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Each one of these..

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…represents a single member of the species that is still alive in the wild today.

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Pretty serious when U think on it.

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My Modern Met. More photos here, too.

Panda Blorp Detected In DEE CEE

This is Bao Bao, out and about at the National Zoo in Washington, DC. We’ve also got live dual Panda Cam Action here and here.

From and taken by Joey T.

Happy Hour

As a matter of fact, every hour is happy hour where these Furry Blorps are concerned!

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As seen on @CuteEmergency.

One Last Panda For 2013, K?

He’s round, chubbular, and playing ON A BLUE ROCKING HORSE! Can someone PLEASE get that little guy a party hat?

As seen on TO, via Mr. Penta.

THIS JUST IN: Bebeh Pandas Goin’ Mobile

Breaking Panda Nooz via Cuteporter Cheryl S.: “Here’s a video just posted at Zoo Atlanta on the Twin Panda Cubs’ first day on exhibit. (Mei Lun & Mei Huan. But which is which? They need little panda football jersey numbers.) What’s cuter than a baby panda? Two baby pandas, of course!”

[Can’t fault THAT logic. -Ed]

THIS JUST IN: The National Zoo Panda Name Is….

Bao-BaoBao Bao! The Washington Post says that means “‘precious or treasure’ and is pronounced ‘bough bough.'” The National Zoo website says she will make her public debut next month!

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THIS JUST IN: Sleeping Bebeh Pandas!!

Dateline, Atlanta Zoo! Mei Lun just wants to sleep. Mei Huan wants to play NOW.

National Zoo Panda Update!

‘Member back about a month ago, Mama Panda Mei Xiang had herself a Bebeh Panda and it came out looking, um, rather small? Rule #1 when dealing with Pandas: They get bigger.

“You have to see this video ~ it must be shared with the Interworldz! Mama Mei’s hugeness next to her little one, and her gentleness, are nearly too much to bear (unintended yet appropriate pun :).” -Cuteporter Debra R.

Here’s the latest YT video from last week, or you can always dial up the Panda Cam.

Can We Interest You In FOURTEEN Bebeh Pandas?

Twenty bebeh pandas were recently born in China, and now we get to see 14 of the 17 that survived, here at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. Thanks to Cuteporter Emily W.

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