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Panda slurps Popsicle to beat East Coast heat

July 9, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
People aren't the only ones trying to keep cool during a heat wave in the northeast. Zoo keepers at the National Zoo in Washington D.C. pulled out Popsicles to help the panda beat the heat.

The adorable animal seemed quite happy with his sweet, cold treat.

Temperatures have dropped slightly across the northeast, but high humidity is keeping things sizzling.