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Cheetah Cub Cuteness 
The National Zoo is pleased to have 7 young cheetahs adding to the number of the endangered cats successfully bred in captivity. With wild populations in dire straits, attention has turned to captive breeding programs to supplement their numbers. Unfortunately, healthy captive breeding has proven elusive for the animals, but this latest turn of events gives hope, and a whole lot of photogenic cuteness, as the Smithsonian explores: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/zoo-announces-another-seven-adorable-cheetah-cubs-are-born-180969732/

A Cuttlefish on the Hunt
The Smithsonian has a captivating video of a little cuttlefish hunting razorfish. Remarkably vivid and amazingly revealing, it is an eye-opening two minutes of marine life in action: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/science/a-clever-cuttlefish-goes-in-for-the-kill/