From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the stories you’re talking about using #InstantIndex, or email us at ABC.WorldNews@abc.com, and they could appear on “World News.”
Adorable Girls Sing Hit ‘Frozen’ Song
The animated Disney musical “Frozen” has dominated the box office since its November release and picked up quite a few fans in the process. None may be as cute, however, as Maddie and Zoe Mendez, 4-year-old twins from Los Angeles whose rendition of the movie’s hit song, “Let It Go,” has gone viral. The video was posted by their father, Aaron Mendez, a filmmaker, on Viemo last week. Calling himself a “proud papa,” Mendez writes, “I’m sure they’ll hate me for this video someday…”
Panda Cubs on Two Continents Unveiled to Public on Same Day
Panda cubs made their debuts today on two continents. In Taiwan, little Yung Zai, a 6-month-old giant panda, was first introduced to her admiring public at the Taipei Zoo. In Washington, D.C. baby giant panda Bao Bao, just 4.5 months, made her big media debut this morning at the National Zoo.