Latest articles | Smithsonian feed for with the latest articlesenTue, 26 May 2015 21:45:05 +0000These Instruments Will Help NASA Figure Out If Life Can Thrive on Europa space agency has announced the suite of experiments that will fly on a mission to the icy moon of JupiterTue, 26 May 2015 21:45:05 +0000Six Architectural Ideas That Could Change the Way We Live in Cities in response to polluted air or shrinking space, architects keep coming up with novel approaches to reshaping urban lifeTue, 26 May 2015 20:16:58 +0000A Volcano In the Galapagos Islands Is Threatening Precious Species iguanas, marine life could be harmed by lava flows on Isabela IslandTue, 26 May 2015 16:30:00 +0000Watch How an Expert Spots Fraudulent Wine labels and corks mark the truly valuable vintagesTue, 26 May 2015 15:45:00 +0000Today’s Google Doodle Honors Sally Ride animations show the first American woman astronaut's sense of funTue, 26 May 2015 15:42:54 +0000Will Buildings of the Future Be Cloaked In Algae? by a London architecture firm, a new gazebo has a living "skin" that produces oxygen and absorbs considerable amounts of carbon dioxideTue, 26 May 2015 15:24:24 +0000Ancient Carnivores Had a Taste for Neanderthal Meat link bite marks on a Neanderthal skull to the fangs of an ancient big catTue, 26 May 2015 15:14:34 +0000Step Inside a Famous Submarine to visit historic subs this summer—or ride in a modern one Tue, 26 May 2015 14:09:03 +0000How Will Climate Change Impact Plankton? global plankton survey aims to help us understand how the tiny organisms that live at the ocean surface will fare in a warming worldTue, 26 May 2015 12:26:31 +0000Make New Memories But Keep the Old, With a Little Help From Electrodes Walker thinks there may be a way to simulate deep sleep—vital for memory—by sending a low current to a person's brainFri, 22 May 2015 19:08:44 +0000