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Panda Born At National Zoo

AMERICAN VOICES
After five disappointing false pregnancies, Mei Xiang, the female panda at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., gave birth to a four-ounce cub last night, stunning zoo officials.

America's Best Zoo Exhibits

INFOGRAPHIC: TIPS
A trip to the zoo is fun and education for the entire family. Here's a list of the top-rated animal exhibits around the country:

Bronx Zoo Loses Peacock

AMERICAN VOICES
Following a high-profile cobra escape earlier this year, the world-famous Bronx Zoo had a peacock go missing this week.

San Diego Zoo Acquires Chinese Man

NEWS IN BRIEF
SAN DIEGO, CA—The San Diego Zoo, home to the world’s largest collection of animals in captivity, added its first human specimen Monday, acquiring Chinese man Xiang Zhengzhou from the Pa...

Panda Born At D.C.’s National Zoo

AMERICAN VOICES
After being artificially inseminated earlier this year, the Smithsonian National Zoo’s resident female panda Mei Xiang gave birth to a healthy 4.8-ounce cub Friday.

Report: U.S. Zoos Letting Elephants Die Out

AMERICAN VOICES
According to a report from the Associated Press, zoos across the country are opting to let their elephant populations die off instead of replacing them, in part because it’s hard to provide e...

Southern White Rhinoceros

UNSUNG HEROES
A southern white rhinoceros at the San Antonio Zoo made an effort not to look suicidal in front of children.

Bush Acquired By Martian Zoo

NEWS IN BRIEF
OLYMPUS MONS—President Bush, who in 2004 announced his desire for a manned mission to Mars, was acquired by a prominent Martian zoo Monday. "The...