33 Panda Facts Guaranteed To Surprise And Delight You

Published January 26, 2016
Updated January 24, 2018

From why they use Viagra to why we once drank their urine, these panda facts reveal everything you never knew about nature's most mysterious bears.

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We adore pandas. We make special trips to a small number of select zoos just to see them. They're the face of the World Wildlife Fund. But how much do we really know about them?

We know they eat bamboo, but few people are aware of the rest of their surprising (and bloody) diet. We know they're black and white, but even the scientists researching them aren't entirely sure why. We know they're endangered, but you'd be amazed at the lengths conservationists have gone to, to get them to mate (panda porn, believe it or not, is a thing).

Discover more strange-but-illuminating panda facts above.

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John Kuroski
John Kuroski is the editorial director of All That's Interesting. He graduated from New York University with a degree in history, earning a place in the Phi Alpha Theta honor society of history students. An editor at All That's Interesting since 2015, his areas of interest include modern history and true crime.