Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Aspen and Juniper: A Beaver Love Story

When it comes to love, leave it to the beavers! Get the story of Aspen and Juniper’s rocky romance in this Q&A with keeper Jackie Spicer.

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 female ruby-throated hummingbird sips nectar from a flower.

How Do You Weigh a Hummingbird?

Clouded leopard cubs Jilian and Paitoon made their debut at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in September 2019.

School is in Session for Clouded Leopard Cubs

The Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute's

Preparing for Cheetah Cubs