Baby panda Bao Bao meets the press at National Zoo

11:39 AM, Jan 7, 2014   |    comments
  • Bao Bao was born at the Smithsonian's National Zoo on Aug. 2, 2013. Paul J. Richards, AFP/Getty Images
  • Giant panda Mei Xiang grabs her cub Bao Bao by the nape of the neck at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park on Jan. 6 in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
  • Mei Xiang, mother of recently born Bao Bao, eats a bamboo breakfast on Jan. 6, inside her glass enclosure at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C. Paul J. Richards, AFP/Getty Imag
  • Giant Panda cub Bao Bao is seen by the media for the first time on Jan. 6 inside his glass enclosure at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., a few days before going on display to the general public. Paul J. Richards, AFP/Getty Images
  • Bao Bao moves around inside the David M. Rubenstein Family Giant Panda Habitat at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park on Jan. 6 in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
  • Animal keeper Marty Dearie carries Bao Bao at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park on Jan. 6 in Washington, D.C. Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
  • At four months old and nearly 17 pounds, baby Bao Bao is learning how to climb. Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
    
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USA TODAY - The National Zoo is preparing panda cub Bao Bao for her public debut by doing a trial run in front of the media. The four and a half month old cub has appeared to be very calm and relaxed.

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