Latest articles | Smithsonian feed for with the latest articlesenFri, 06 Jan 2017 17:05:25 +0000Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Presidential Food? honor of Inauguration Day, here's a little quiz to see how much you know about presidential food historyFri, 16 Jan 2009 18:47:00 +0000The Bee That Breaks Your Heart are hard-pressed to get protection as endangered species. Can one fuzzy anomaly beat the odds?Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:16:39 +0000In This New Portrait, George Washington Trades His Curls for a Man Bun first president turns hipster at a new D.C. restaurantFri, 06 Jan 2017 17:05:25 +0000How Disney's 1942 Film Bambi Came to Be Influenced by the Lush Landscapes of the Sung Dynasty Artist Tyrus Wong's Brush With DestinyThu, 23 Jan 2014 19:56:13 +0000The True Story of "Hidden Figures," the Forgotten Women Who Helped Win the Space Race new book and movie document the accomplishments of NASA’s black “human computers” whose work was at the heart of the country’s greatest battlesThu, 08 Sep 2016 18:45:34 +0000From Opossums to Bologna: Weird Things Cities Drop on New Year's Eve needs a ball? Cities get creative on New Year's Eve by dropping objects that reflect local products and cultureWed, 31 Dec 2014 23:23:27 +0000France Is Paving More Than 600 Miles of Road With Solar Panels five years, France hopes the panels will supply power to 5 million peopleThu, 04 Feb 2016 12:00:00 +0000Where Does Santa Live? The North Pole Isn't Always the Answer Claus is usually good news for tourism—but more than one place lays claim to his legendWed, 24 Dec 2014 16:06:43 +0000A Brief History of Children Sent Through the Mail the early days of the parcel post, some parents took advantage of the mail in unexpected waysTue, 14 Jun 2016 15:31:23 +0000How Dorothy's Ruby Slippers Came to the Smithsonian successful Kickstarter Campaign funds efforts to bring back their sparkle and keep them rubyMon, 17 Oct 2016 04:05:00 +0000