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A panda at the Wolong Nature Reserve in Sichuan has given birth to twins, an act that increases her species’ small population by a notable margin and shatters rumors that giant pandas are too nervous to
fuck breed in captivity. As it turns out, baby giant pandas are significantly less adorable than would be expected (see: above weird rat thing) but fear not; Shanghaiist has more endearing panda news from this week.
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In an attempt to cool off their local giant panda during a heat wave, zoo keepers in Luizhou decided to feed the bear with fruit mixed together in ice cream, and dangled above a tire swing. Maybe not the most efficient feeding plan, but the photos (more here) certainly beat the newborn pink rat.