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NBC Washington
Peak Eclipse: A Snapshot of D.C. at 2:42 p.m.students and teachers looked to the sky over the sound of excited chatter. Afte
NBC Washington / Posted 59 minutes ago
students and teachers looked to the sky over the sound of excited chatter. Afterwards, class was dismissed. At the National Zoo, the lions awoke and paced around their enclosure as the light dimmed. Revelers gathered near the elephant... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Total solar eclipse completes path across Americawatchers flocked to Washington's National Air and Space Museum, where solar tel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
watchers flocked to Washington's National Air and Space Museum, where solar telescopes were set up for the occasion. The National Zoo staged a viewing party, and national parks across the country organised programmes for children. In downtown... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Total solar eclipse begins on US West Coasteclipse watchers flocked to the National Air and Space Museum, where solar tele
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
eclipse watchers flocked to the National Air and Space Museum, where solar telescopes were set up for the occasion. The National Zoo staged a viewing party, and national parks across the country organized programmes for children. In downtown... Read more
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NBC Washington
Possible Panda Pregnancy at National ZooA giant panda at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo may be pregnant, according to z
NBC Washington / Posted 2 days ago
A giant panda at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo may be pregnant, according to zoo officials. The panda, named Mei Xiang, is exhibiting signs, such as increased hormones, nest building and sleeping more, that is what zookeepers would expect to see... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
National Zoo Takes Precautions As Female Panda Shows Signs Of PregnancyBALTIMORE (WJZ) — Starting Friday, the panda habitat at the National Zoo in D.C
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Starting Friday, the panda habitat at the National Zoo in D.C. will be partially closed to keep a quiet area around female giant panda Mei Xiang’s den. Although staff at The National Zoo are not able to confirm that’s she’s... Read more
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Billboard
Taylor Swift's Beef With Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Informed Instagram's Anti-Harassment Policieswith snakes -- or, as writer Nicholas Thompson puts it, her feed "began to look
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
with snakes -- or, as writer Nicholas Thompson puts it, her feed "began to look like the Reptile Discovery Center at the National Zoo." Systrom's solution? A filter that automatically removes selected words and emojis from users' feeds. It's the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Adorably obnoxious baby orangutan bothers his sleepy friendbaby orangutan keeps bothering much older sleepy friend to play Redd is a 10-m
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
baby orangutan keeps bothering much older sleepy friend to play Redd is a 10-month-old orangutan living at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC While his mom sleeps he occupies his time by playing with his friend Bonnie Bonnie is also... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Smokey Bear celebrates his 73 birthdaymascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
mascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico and sent to live as Smokey at the National Zoo in D.C. By 1952, Smokey even had his own zip code to accommodate all his fan letters. Today, Smokey has his own... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Smokey Bear celebrates his 73 birthdaymascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
mascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico and sent to live as Smokey at the National Zoo in D.C. By 1952, Smokey even had his own zip code to accommodate all his fan letters. Today, Smokey has his own... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Smokey Bear celebrates his 70th birthdaymascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
mascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico and sent to live as Smokey at the National Zoo in D.C. By 1952, Smokey even had his own zip code to accommodate all his fan letters. Today, Smokey has his own... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Smokey Bear celebrates his 70th birthdaymascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 12 days ago
mascot in the 1950s, when a bear cub was rescued from a wildfire in New Mexico and sent to live as Smokey at the National Zoo in D.C. By 1952, Smokey even had his own zip code to accommodate all his fan letters. Today, Smokey has his own... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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The Young Witness
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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Western Advocate
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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Manning River Times
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Fine work of Fairfax staff recognisedcourage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson work
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 16 days ago
courage in crisis. Photo: Glenn Daniels, Bendigo Advertiser Rohan Thomson worked over four months with Canberra's famed National Zoo and Aquarium to capture a series of stunning animal portraits using techniques usually used for indoor studio... Read more
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Canberra Times
Singaporean TV star Desmond Tan to show off Canberra to his homelandover the weekend including the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Ma
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
over the weekend including the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Market, Cockington Green Gardens and the National Zoo and Aquarium. VisitCanberra confirmed it did make a financial contribution to the promotion of the packaged... Read more
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The Age
Singaporean TV star Desmond Tan to show off Canberra to his homelandover the weekend including the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Ma
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
over the weekend including the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Market, Cockington Green Gardens and the National Zoo and Aquarium. VisitCanberra confirmed it did make a financial contribution to the promotion of the packaged... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Singaporean TV star Desmond Tan to show off Canberra to his homelandover the weekend including the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Ma
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
over the weekend including the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Market, Cockington Green Gardens and the National Zoo and Aquarium. VisitCanberra confirmed it did make a financial contribution to the promotion of the packaged... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
If Only We Could All be as Content With Life as This Panda Eating a Snack for the Camera. Credit – Facebook/Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute via StoryfulThe Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington DC recorded Tian Tian, one of thei
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington DC recorded Tian Tian, one of their male pandas, happily eating some frozen sugar cane on Thursday, August 3. The zoo shared the clip of 19-year-old Tian Tian eating the frozen sugar cane contently to... Read more
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The Age
Lori Cicchini lands ACT Portrait Photographer of the Year with truly Canberra imageof three very distinct Canberra elements. The model is Canberra woman Anne Duf
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
of three very distinct Canberra elements. The model is Canberra woman Anne Duffy, the cheetah is Zingula from our very own National Zoo and Aquarium, and the landscape is not a sloping plain in Namibia but a field out the back of Palmerston. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Lori Cicchini lands ACT Portrait Photographer of the Year with truly Canberra imageof three very distinct Canberra elements. The model is Canberra woman Anne Duf
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
of three very distinct Canberra elements. The model is Canberra woman Anne Duffy, the cheetah is Zingula from our very own National Zoo and Aquarium, and the landscape is not a sloping plain in Namibia but a field out the back of Palmerston. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Singaporean TV star Desmond Tan to visit Canberra - with 91 of his fansMemorial, Mount Ainslie lookout, the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farm
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Memorial, Mount Ainslie lookout, the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Market, Cockington Green Gardens, the National Zoo & Aquarium, Lake Burley Griffin and Patissez. Following Canberra the group – organised by the Chan Brothers... Read more
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The Age
Singaporean TV star Desmond Tan to visit Canberra - with 91 of his fansMemorial, Mount Ainslie lookout, the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farm
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Memorial, Mount Ainslie lookout, the Royal Australian Mint, Capital Region Farmers Market, Cockington Green Gardens, the National Zoo & Aquarium, Lake Burley Griffin and Patissez. Following Canberra the group – organised by the Chan Brothers... Read more
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The Washington Times
Brandon Kintzler was feeding a rhino when he found out he was traded to Nationalswas at the zoo because the Twins had an off day before facing the Padres on Tue
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
was at the zoo because the Twins had an off day before facing the Padres on Tuesday. Kintzler, 32, also said he was ready to do anything for the Nationals. Kintzler will be busy, but here’s hoping he can make it to the Smithsonian National Zoo, t... Read more
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Reality TV World
Struggling alligator rescued from salt water off Miami BeachWPLG-TV. Officers said the alligator had apparently gotten lost and was strugg
Reality TV World / Posted 28 days ago
WPLG-TV. Officers said the alligator had apparently gotten lost and was struggling in the salt water. The Smithsonian's National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute states alligators are freshwater creatures, but can survive for short periods... Read more
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NBC Washington
Red Panda Cubs Born at National ZooThe National Zoo’s panda crew is about to get a whole lot cuter. Two litters o
NBC Washington / Posted a month ago
The National Zoo’s panda crew is about to get a whole lot cuter. Two litters of red panda cubs were born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute last month, the National Zoo announced Friday. Experienced mom Nutmeg gave birth to two cubs... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Rajlokkhi the elephant dies in Sreemangal after eight days of sufferingmay have died from a spine injury, said Rahman, who was treating her with the h
Bdnews24.com / Posted a month ago
may have died from a spine injury, said Rahman, who was treating her with the help of specialists from Bangladesh National Zoo and Chittagong's Dulahazra Safari Park. A three-member team from the livestock department in Moulvibazar will... Read more

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