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Cheng du Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding (Official Site)
Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding (Wikipedia)

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panda : a large black-and-white mammal (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) of chiefly central China that feeds primarily on bamboo shoots and is now usually classified with the bears (family Ursidae) See also Red Panda — Webster

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History of the Giant Panda (World Wildlife Fund)

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Education

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OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Occupation

What Does a Zookeeper Do? (Balance Careers)

News

Giant Panda News (Smithsonian Magazine), NPR Archives, Phys.org

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USA.gov

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Adventure

The Wild Side of China: A Nature Odyssey (Natural Habitat Adventures)
China – Panda Conservation Adventure (Discover Corps)

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OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

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Fictional Pandas (Wikipedia)

Folklore

Where’d You Get Those Eyes? The Folklore of Pandas (James Deutsch, Smithsonian Magazine)

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