Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

4 Animals That Are Not as Creepy as You Think (And 4 That Are Creepier)

Seasons creepings! This Halloween, get to know some animals who don’t deserve to have such fearsome reputations... and some that you might not want to encounter alone on a moonlit night.


A High-Tech Approach to Giraffe Conservation

Three female African lions rest in the sun and shade in a grassy area along a wood-panel fence

How Zookeepers Care for Aging Lions

A butterfly on a cluster of small flowers

8 Reasons to 'Bee' in Awe of Pollinators

Cheetah mother and cubs huddled together in the grass

Meet the Small but Mighty Microbiomes