Latest articles | Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/latest_articles/RSS feed for with the latest articlesenThu, 02 Feb 2017 16:20:23 +0000The Southern Romance of the Nation's Oldest Public Gardenhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/worlds-most-beautiful-swamp-gardens-180956462/Three centuries of beauty and history are on display at the Magnolia Plantation and GardensWed, 30 Sep 2015 17:30:25 +0000The History of the National Prayer Breakfasthttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/national-prayer-breakfast-what-does-its-history-reveal-180962017/The tradition began with President Eisenhower and has often been a place for the chief executive to talk about his faithThu, 02 Feb 2017 16:20:23 +0000Ollie the Bobcat Is Back at the Zoo and Off the Streets of Washington, D.C.http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/ollie-bobcat-back-zoo-off-streets-washington-dc-180961978/National Zoo bobcat ends her city sojourn Mon, 30 Jan 2017 22:15:39 +0000Poland Is Searching For the Last Living Auschwitz Guardshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/poland-searching-last-living-auschwitz-guards-180961977/New database lays out details of the SS guards and commanders who carried out some of history's most terrible crimesTue, 31 Jan 2017 14:58:02 +0000Visit the Homes of America's Greatest Inventorshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/visit-homes-americas-greatest-inventors-180956369/Within these walls, our nation's most brilliant tinkerers once ate, slept and imaginedTue, 25 Aug 2015 13:30:00 +0000The National Park Service Warns Inauguration-Goers to Keep Off Its Lawnhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/national-park-service-warns-inauguration-goers-keep-their-lawn-180961862/The National Mall finally recovered from President Obama's first inauguration, and rangers want to keep it that wayThu, 19 Jan 2017 16:26:02 +0000Eight Places to Celebrate the Accomplishments of Great American Womenhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/places-celebrate-great-american-women-180961825/Women are grossly under-represented when it comes to recognition in public places, but here are a few places that pay tribute to their contributionsThu, 19 Jan 2017 21:21:55 +0000The Original Women's March on Washington and the Suffragists Who Paved the Wayhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/original-womens-march-washington-and-suffragists-who-paved-way-180961869/They fought for the right to vote, but also advanced the causes for birth control, civil rights and economic equalitySat, 21 Jan 2017 17:46:28 +0000Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Presidential Food?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/quiz-how-much-do-you-know-about-presidential-food-51373316/In 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 http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/bee-that-breaks-your-heart-180960900/Insects are hard-pressed to get protection as endangered species. Can one fuzzy anomaly beat the odds?Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:16:39 +0000