Latest articles | Smithsonian feed for with the latest articlesenFri, 03 Jul 2015 15:00:00 +0000A Sculpture Meant to Celebrate the Renewal of the Gowanus Canal Just Got Caught on Trash and Sank Harvest Dome 2.0Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:00:00 +0000More than 1,200 Miles of China’s Great Wall Have Been Destroyed a small fraction of the remaining wall is in good conditionFri, 03 Jul 2015 14:00:00 +0000How a Hot Dog Eating Contest Became One of the Fourth of July's Greatest Traditions the American dream is shaped like a hot dogFri, 03 Jul 2015 13:01:21 +0000One of the Earliest Feature Films Was This Italian Adaptation of Dante’s Inferno's the earliest surviving complete feature-length film, made in 1911Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000Can You Crack a Medical Mystery? startup called CrowdMed asks volunteer detectives to study cases of patients with symptoms that baffle doctorsFri, 03 Jul 2015 12:08:50 +0000Why Milo's Sunrises Are a Symphony of Color in The Phantom Tollbooth Juster, who will be speaking at the Smithsonian, says one boon to his magical writing is that he was born with synesthesia and hears colorsFri, 03 Jul 2015 12:04:36 +0000Almost Half of Black and Latina Scientists Report They’ve Been Mistaken for Administrative Assistants or Janitors of color in science are more likely to experience some forms of bias Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000Smithsonian-Kickstarter Collaboration Institution is looking to crowdfund projects that will further its mission of increasing and diffusing knowledgeThu, 02 Jul 2015 21:26:05 +0000The Back to the Future Movies Are Obsessed With Television, Rightfully So McFlys' constant attention to the TV was a perfect reflection of life in post-war AmericaThu, 02 Jul 2015 18:36:07 +0000Is Country Air Really Better Than City Air? scientist thinks it’s because of toxic plant chemicals Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:35:09 +0000