Panda cub makes livestreaming debut at National Zoo

The zoo remains closed, but inside the panda den, the five-month old romped around with toys and snacked on sweet potatoes, one of his first solid foods.

Xiao Qi Ji is the son of giant panda mother Mei Xiang, who gave birth to him at the zoo, thrilling panda enthusiasts and zoo officials who thought at age 22, she had a slim chance of having a fourth healthy cub.