Meet the new tiger cubs!
The three new Sumatran Tiger cubs, born May 24, 2006, are finally on exhibit at the National Zoo as of September 2, 2006. The cubs' names, which were chosen by a public vote, are as follows:
Male cub: Guntur, meaning thunder
Female cub: Melati, meaning jasmine
Female cub: Maharani, meaning queen
Watch them here: