Magazine | Smithsonian feed for MagazineenThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000These Are the Extinct Animals We Can, and Should, Resurrect Beth Shapiro offers a guide to the science and ethics of using DNA for de-extinctionThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Why Nylons' Run is Over were a craze when they debuted 75 years ago, but have since been replaced by new social normsThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000The Beautiful Drawings by Darwin's Artist-in-Residence the famous HMS Beagle voyage, painter Conrad Martens depicted the sights along the journeyThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Discussion from our readersThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Soon, Your Doctor Could Print a Human Organ on Demand a laboratory in North Carolina, scientists are working furiously to create a future in which replacement organs come from a machineThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Personal Writings of Arthur C. Clarke Reveal the Evolution of "2001: A Space Odyssey" donated from the author's archives in Sri Lanka include letters to Kubrick and an early draft of his most famous novelThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Taking Stock of 75 Years of McDonald's the original fast-food restaurant finally reached the end of its success?Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000The U.N. Uses Satellites to Track Humanitarian Crises Around the World help from George Clooney, the United nations embarks on a new frontier in monitoring the world from aboveThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000This Artist Transforms Beach Trash Into Stunning, Majestic Images Barker didn't have spend too much time on the shores to collect enough debris for her masterpiecesThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Decoding the Deadly Secret of Snake Venom world's animals have developed an incredible variety of venoms. But how?Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Why Brain-to-Brain Communication Is No Longer Unthinkable uncharted territory, neuroscientists are making strides with human subjects who can "talk" directly by using their mindsThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Extreme Makeover: ISS Edition to give the International Space Station a little bit more roomThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Filipino Cuisine Was Asian Fusion Before "Asian Fusion" Existed wave of Filipino families in Las Vegas is putting a Pacific spin on fried chicken, hot dogs and Sin City itselfThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Finding a Voice for Iranian Women Shirin Neshat uses Persian poetry to reveal the conflict between tradition and modernityThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000The Quest to Upload Your Mind Into the Digital Space idea is about as science fiction as it gets. But surprising progress in neuroscience has some entrepreneurs ready to press "send"Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Russell Crowe Takes a New Look at an Old Battle Australian actor/director's controversial film views the legendary Gallipoli from the Turkish sideThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000How to Predict a Famine Before It Even Strikes of miles about Earth, orbiting satellites are becoming a bold new weapon in the age-old fight against drought, disease and deathThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000This Stroke of Genius Could Allow You to Write With Your Brain Impossible Labs has developed a breakthrough approach to communicationThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000The Hoverboard Fantasy Comes True, Just As "Back to the Future" Predicted onto your flux capacitors; the future is hereThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000How Do Seals Find Their Prey and More Questions From Our Readers asked, we answeredThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000Protecting the World's Last Isolated Communities From Above in satellite technology mean that untouched villages can remain that wayThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000We're Not That Far From Being Able to Grow Human Bones in a Lab company EpiBone could be on the verge of a major breakthroughThu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000How Farms Became the New Hot Suburb new real estate trend has developments planted around working farms. But are these communities sustainable?Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0000This Solar-Powered Plane is Currently Circumnavigating the World 17,000 solar cells in its wing and tail, the aircraft relies solely on sunshine to keep its motors runningMon, 23 Mar 2015 18:35:48 +0000New Works by Nam June Paik Are Discovered at the Smithsonian American Art Museum inventorying the massive archival materials left by the artist, a researcher comes across forgotten works of artMon, 23 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000The Underappreciated and Forgotten Sites of the Civil War commemorate the end of the war 150 years ago, here are fascinating locales that remind us of the conflict's sprawling impactThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:50:47 +0000Can Returning Farmland to the Wild Help Bumblebees in Crisis? if only a small percentage of current farmland became wild meadows, it could bring populations back to previous levelsThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000Who Determined That the Sun Was a Star and More Questions From Our Readers asked, we answeredThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000Discussion April 2015 our readersThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000Remembering the Astrodome, the Eighth Wonder of the World years after its grand opening, the spectre of the Houston stadium still looms largeThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000The Terrible Beauty of Glaciers Melting and Oceans Rising Beltra's aerial photographs reveal the human impact on natureThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000These Bats Use Sonar to Jam the Signals of Their Rivals hungry Mexican free-tails sabotage the competitionThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000Rome's Very Short Street With a Long, Magnificent History the food life on the Via Margutta, once home to Fellini and since 1953, the scene of Americans' sweetest Roman HolidayThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000Retracing the Footsteps of China's Patron Saint of Tourism are discovering the Ming dynasty's own Indiana Jones, an adventurer who dedicated his life to exploring his country's Shangri-LasThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000The Marquis de Lafayette Sails Again that the ship that the Frenchman took on his 1780 trip to America has been rebuilt, its time to revisit his role in historyThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000Finally, the Beauty of France's Chauvet Cave Makes its Grand Public Debut high-tech recreation of the immortal artworks shines a new light on the dawn of human imaginationThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000The 11 Most Endearing Small Streets Worth Visiting tiny corridors around the world invite you in with their charm and surprising level of bustleThu, 19 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000