Latest articles | Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/latest_articles/RSS feed for with the latest articlesenThu, 24 Aug 2017 21:14:37 +0000Witness a Real-Life Wild West Buffalo Rounduphttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/old-west-lives-south-dakota-180960182/For one day only, the old West lives on in South Dakota's Custer State ParkTue, 06 Sep 2016 18:29:05 +0000Follow This Rainbow Tunnel to the World's Largest Collection of Fluorescent Rockshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/largest-collection-fluorescent-rocks-180962572/Get glowing in the Sterling Hill Mining MuseumTue, 28 Mar 2017 16:10:43 +0000How Billie Jean King Picked Her Outfit for the Battle of the Sexes Matchhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/how-billie-jean-king-picked-her-outfit-for-the-battle-of-the-sexes-match-89938552/King beat self-proclaimed male chauvinist Bobby Riggs and her victory still stands as an accomplishment for feminismMon, 01 Sep 2003 03:00:00 +0000Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Six National Monumentshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/national-monuments-recommendations-handful-boundary-changes-180964628/The review, which has been leaked, also suggests changes in uses and/or management of several other monumentsThu, 24 Aug 2017 21:14:37 +0000Man Dresses Up Like a Car Seat for Sciencehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/driverless-car-revealed-be-psychological-test-180964432/After a dramatic confrontation with the costumed driver, it turns out it was all a testThu, 10 Aug 2017 10:00:00 +0000Taiwan's Yehliu Geopark Is Like Disneyland for Rock Lovershttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/taiwans-yehliu-geopark-is-like-disneyland-for-rock-lovers-180960060/These mushroom-like mounds are some of the country's greatest geological treasuresWed, 10 Aug 2016 16:51:57 +0000Ai Weiwei Depicts the Brutality of Authoritarianism in an Unusual Medium–Legoshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/ai-weiwei-depicts-brutality-authoritarianism-unusual-medium-legos-180964006/The renowned Chinese Artist finally gets to see his work about political prisoners at the HirshhornWed, 12 Jul 2017 18:12:18 +0000A Triplet of Corpse Flowers Will Soon Release Their Stench in D.C.http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/three-corpse-flowers-prepare-bloom-dc-180964518/If you can't make it to D.C., you can still catch the action (smell free) via live streamThu, 17 Aug 2017 16:30:47 +0000The World Trade Center's Only Surviving Art Heads Homehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/world-trade-centers-only-surviving-art-headed-back-home-180959910/Battered, but not broken, Fritz Koenig's "Sphere" is being reinstalled near its original location at Ground ZeroTue, 26 Jul 2016 15:46:39 +0000This Gold Coin Built the Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-object-at-hand-3-114828409/All but two of 104,960 sovereigns from a learned Englishman with no birthright were reminted in the U.S. to fund the "increase and diffusion of knowledge"Wed, 01 May 1996 03:00:00 +0000