Published Dec 18, 2018 at 5:56 PM | Updated at 5:59 PM EST on Dec 18, 2018
The Smithsonian National Zoo now has a naked mole rat queen. The wrinkly, nearly hairless mammal gave birth to four pups on Monday, making her the sole breeder in the zoo's naked mole rat colony. The pups are only about the size of a jelly bean and are doing well, zoo officials said. Here's a look.