Sloth Bear Cub Plays a Harmonica

Sloth bear cub Remi plays harmonica as part of an animal enrichment program at the Smithsonian National Zoo. The activity encourages the same behavior sloth bears in the wild use to suck insects out of their nests (0:13)

Latest Videos

Preview thumbnail for video'Why Polar Bears Like to Wrestle in the Winter
Why Polar Bears Like to Wrestle in the Winter (1:37)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Can Elephants Jump?
Ask Smithsonian: Can Elephants Jump? (0:49)
Preview thumbnail for video'Would You Get This Close to a Goliah Tigerfish?
Would You Get This Close to a Goliah Tigerfish? (4:01)
Preview thumbnail for video'A Mongoose and Black Mamba Fight to Death
A Mongoose and Black Mamba Fight to Death (2:33)
Preview thumbnail for video'How Lions Choose Their Prey
How Lions Choose Their Prey (4:08)
Preview thumbnail for video'Astounding Facts About Crocodile Eyes
Astounding Facts About Crocodile Eyes (3:36)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: How Do Spiders Make a Web?
Ask Smithsonian: How Do Spiders Make a Web? (1:01)
Preview thumbnail for video'You Do Not Want to Get Tased by This Eel
You Do Not Want to Get Tased by This Eel (2:04)
Preview thumbnail for video'You've Never Seen This Many Sharks in One Place
You've Never Seen This Many Sharks in One Place (3:20)