Ask Smithsonian | Smithsonian feed for Ask SmithsonianenThu, 20 Oct 2016 18:04:00 +0000When Was the First Map Produced and More Questions From Our Readers asked, we answeredThu, 20 Oct 2016 18:04:00 +0000Ask Smithsonian: What’s the Point of Earwax? has a job to do; but many are not hearing the messageThu, 13 Oct 2016 18:38:50 +0000Ask Smithsonian: When Did People Start Keeping Pets? human-pet timeline is still being put together, but turns out man’s best friend might also be his oldestWed, 28 Sep 2016 13:00:00 +0000Why Do We Still Have Morse Code and More Questions From Our Readers asked, we answerThu, 22 Sep 2016 18:15:36 +0000Ask Smithsonian: How Does the World Look to the Color Blind? people who are color blind can see colors, they just have trouble distinguishing between specific kindsTue, 13 Sep 2016 14:28:50 +0000Your Questions About African-American History, Answered special edition of Ask Smithsonian on the occasion of the opening of a new Smithsonian museumThu, 01 Sep 2016 14:56:58 +0000Ask Smithsonian: What Is a Dimple? Jordan, Vanessa Hudgens and all those celeb dimples to die for? Just a result of a double zygomaticus major muscleTue, 30 Aug 2016 14:19:05 +0000