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10/21/2014 11:28 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Is This Panda Masturbating?

Researchers may have finally discovered why panda bears are so finicky about their mates. It could be that nothing satisfies quite like the pleasure paw.

World Wildlife Federation researchers caught this panda allegedly touching himself following a meal of bamboo in the forests of Sichuan province. (There's no date cheaper than a date with yourself!)

If the bear was really caught having "a quick wank," as Shanghaist suggests, it might be a first for science. Or it might be a joke that sailed over our heads. Who cares. Look at him go!

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