Artificially bred pandas debut together in China

In this Monday,Sept. 23, 2013 photo, panda cubs rest in a crib at the Giant Panda Breeding and Research Base in Chengdu, in southwest China's Sichuan province. Fourteen panda cubs were shown to the public at the base on Monday. (AP Photo)
September 24, 2013 5:05:06 PM PDT
Fourteen tiny pandas were grouped together for the first time and put on full display at China's Chengdu Research Base for Giant Panda Breeding.

All 14 cubs were artificially bred between July and September this year and are being raised in two nurseries inside the research base.

The oldest cub, named Meng Meng weighs about nine pounds and the youngest; Ya Yi weighs just over one pound.


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