Giant Pandas

Meet the Zoo’s Newborn Red Panda Cubs, Who Just Opened Their Eyes

Today, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo announced that its Conservation Biology Institute recently welcomed the births of three red panda cubs.<p>The cubs …

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Startups are enjoying a goldrush selling digital coins online — but can you tell the real one from the fakes?

LONDON – There is a new digital goldrush underway worldwide in 2017: the ICO.<p>Startups and entrepreneurs have raised over $1 billion since the start of the year through so-called "Initial Coin Offerings" (ICOs).<p>This is where a business issues a new digital currency online — think bitcoin — in …

Bitcoin

Giant Pandas Can't Hide Europe's Caution Over China - Bloomberg

Chinese President Xi Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel were all smiles as she accepted two giant pandas for Berlin zoo this month, but …

China

DCPS Students Pay A Visit To Bao Bao The Giant Panda In China

A few months after giant panda Bao Bao was born in August of 2013, D.C. residents could see the beloved celebrity on display at the zoo.<p>But now that …

Washington D.C.

Not to Be Outdone by Beyoncé, Chinese Panda Introduces the World to Her Own Adorable Twins

We see you Beyoncé, breaking your own Instagram record with the first official photo of your twins, but you aren’t the only proud mama to introduce a …

Bing

Woolworths phases out plastic bag use in favour of just directly strangling sea turtles

Woolworths phases out plastic bag use in favour of just directly strangling sea turtles<p>Woolworths Australia has today announced that they will be …

Sea Turtles

15 Awesome wildlife experiences for animal lovers

There are many wonderful wildlife experiences around the world. Having travelled for the last 8 years I have been lucky enough to see many different …

Wildlife

Japan baby panda healthy after 30 days

TOKYO: A baby panda in Japan has survived its crucial first 30 days, zoo officials said Wednesday, as fresh video showed the cub at one month old.<p>The …

Bear Cubs

Giant Pandas Are In Danger Of Being Wiped Out Despite Previous Optimism

A new study in the journal Ecological Modelling claims that giant pandas are even closer to extinction than before, despite a concerted effort by …

Wildlife

Animals – This Just In - CNN.com Blogs

A python has killed a security guard near a luxury hotel in Bali, Indonesia.<p>A doctor told CNN that a man's corpse was brought to the RSUP Sanglah Denpasar Hospital in Bali on Friday. A large snake appears to have suffocated the man, said the doctor, who did not wish to be identified.<p>FULL STORY<p>Faced …

Airports

China Creates Solar Farm in Shape of Giant Panda; Hundreds More Planned

Panda Green Energy hopes the fun design will get children interested in renewable energy.

Renewable Energy

China Builds The World's First Panda-Shaped Solar Farm

In China, the panda is a symbol of peace, harmony, and friendship. That makes it the perfect choice to represent a new initiative to expand green …

Good News

China Just Built a 250-Acre Solar Farm Shaped Like a Giant Panda

Cause why the hell not.<p>Most solar farms align their solar arrays in rows and columns to form a grid.<p>A new solar power plant in Datong, China, …

Bears

A Giant Panda Is Now Producing 50MW Of Solar Power

No, not <i>ailuropoda melanoleuca</i>… They’re fascinating creatures, but their conversion rate is pretty much zero. We’re talking about a giant panda …

Geek

Watch: Angela Merkel and Xi Jinping visit giant pandas at Berlin, for diplomacy

The German Chancellor and Chinese President engage in panda politics.<p>by<p>Published an hour ago<p><i>We welcome your comments at letters@scroll.in.</i>

China

A short history of panda fever worldwide

Giant pandas have once again stolen the global spotlight as visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened the …

China

FACT CHECK: Is China's 'Panda Bear Solar Farm' Real?

CLAIM<p>A photograph shows a panda-shaped solar farm in China.<p>RATING<p>MOSTLY TRUE<p>WHAT'S TRUE<p>A "solar farm" shaped like a panda bear has been officially …

Fact Checking

China just built a 250-acre solar farm shaped like a giant panda

Most solar farms align their solar arrays in rows and columns to form a grid.<p>A new solar power plant in Datong, China, however, decided to have a little fun with its design. China Merchants New Energy Group, one of the country's largest clean energy operators, built a 248-acre solar farm in the …

Renewable Energy

Two giant pandas have a new home in Berlin, the latest stop for China's 'panda diplomacy'

Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Wednesday to make China's new "special envoys" feel welcome in Berlin. She was, of course, talking about two giant pandas.<p>"I think that this event today is a symbol of the relationship between our two countries," said Merkel at the Berlin Zoo alongside Chinese …

China

Panda fever grips Berlin on Chinese president's trip to Germany

Giant pandas become diplomatic symbol of a ‘new beginning’ between the two countries as Merkel welcomes Xi ahead of G20 summit<p>Already their names – Meng Meng and Jiao Qing – slide easily off the tongues of young Berliners, a reflection of the huge build-up there has been ahead of the unveiling of …

China

Panda diplomacy: China's animal envoys arrive in Berlin

Berlin’s zoo will formally introduce a pair of giant pandas to the public. The Chinese practice of using these formerly endangered animals as envoys, and a way to build relationships, is not something new,<p>Berlin's zoo will formally introduce a pair of giant pandas to the public.<p>The Chinese practice …

China

Pictures of the day: 3 July 2017

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Man horrifically mauled after jumping into giant panda den

A foolish tourist in Nanchang Zoo, China, climbs into a panda den and approaches one of the enormous bears. Be warned: the predictable results are …

Bears

Zoo Intruder Attacked by Panda

A man snuck into the panda house at the Nanchang Zoo in Jiangxi province, China. He wanted to impress his female companions by teasing the sleeping …

Animals

10+ Trash Panda Pics That Prove They’re The Cutest Animal In The World

'Trash panda' is not a nickname bestowed lightly on these critters. Raccoons belong to the biological suborder Caniformia, which also includes dogs, …

Bears

Endangered red panda cub dies at Calgary Zoo

One of the Calgary Zoo's two red panda cubs has died.When veterinarians were viewing the cubs by monitoring camera late last week, they noticed the …

Bears

Panda Solar Stations - Youth Engagement and Innovation to Promote Sustainable Development

To propel the global application and development of green energy, UNDP and China Merchants New Energy launched the global promotion program of …

Sustainable Development Goals

Red panda cub dies at Calgary Zoo

One of the Calgary Zoo’s two red panda fur babies has died.<p>When veterinarians were viewing the cubs by monitoring camera late last week, they noticed …

Animals

1 of 2 red panda cubs born at the Calgary Zoo dies

Cubs were born June 13 to red panda Sakura<p>One of two female red panda cubs born earlier this month at the Calgary Zoo has died.<p>Officials made the …

Animals

The new tiny giants of the panda world

Giant by name, but quite tiny at birth; male-female giant panda twins have been born at the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding and Research Base in Sichuan Province, south west China.<p>Mother Chengda and both cubs are said to be in good physical condition.<p>More news on euronews.com

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