The girls, named Yin and Yang, were born in June but have stayed tucked up close to first-time mum, Tashi, for the last few months, and are only now beginning to take tentative steps to explore their surroundings.
The Red Panda is listed on the IUCN Red List as “Vulnerable” and is thought to be under threat because of habitat loss in their native Nepal, with an estimated population of less than 10,000.
Photos from the Whipsnade Zoo.
- The Trump administration is reportedly considering a set of policies to prosecute parents who illegally enter the US with their children.
- Norma McCorvey, the woman behind the landmark 1973 Supreme Court case, Roe v. Wade, has died in Texas at 69.
- Mark Sanford held a town hall on Saturday that he organized with Indivisible, a group dedicated to holding members of Congress' feet to the fire.
- Donald Glover has been cast as Simba in Disney's remake of "The Lion King."