Videos | Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/videos/RSS feed for the videosenFri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: How Does Daylight Savings Affect the Body? http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-how-does-daylight-savings-a/The answer depends on how you feel about cluster headachesFri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: Do Cannibals Still Exist?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-do-cannibals-still-exist/Hungry for an answer? Host, Eric Schulze, dishes one up in less than a minuteFri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000The Devil on the Insidehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/the-devil-on-the-inside/The spine-chilling events made famous by the film The Exorcist were based on the real-life accounts of Father Albert HughesThu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000The Inspiration Behind Scream's Ghostfacehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/the-inspiration-behind-screams-ghostface_1/Scream's iconic villain Ghostface was inspired by a real serial killer who preyed on young students in the college town of Gainesville, FloridaWed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: Can Cats Really Make Rats Into Zombies?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-can-cats-really-make-rats-i/The science behind rat zombiesFri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Night in Review: The 2014 American Ingenuity Awardshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards/night-in-review-the-2014-american-ingenuity/See highlights from Smithsonian magazine's annual celebration of ingenuity Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Steve Ramirez and Xu Liuhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/science/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-steve-ram/In a neuroscience breakthrough, the duo implanted a false memory in a mouseFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Palmer Luckeyhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-palmer-lu/In his parents' garage, he dreamed up Oculus Rift, a homemade headset that's creating a new realityFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Rosanne Cashhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/arts-culture/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-rosanne-cash/The singer-songwriter traveled to new artistic terrain in the land of her Southern ancestorsFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Max Kennerhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-max-kenner/His program to offer a college degree to prison inmates gives them a second chanceFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Kimberly Bryanthttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-kimberly/She's engineering an answer to the tech world's diversity problem: teaching black girls to codeFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Francis Halzenhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/science/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-francis-h/His amazing experiment in Antarctica heralds the beginning of a new era in astronomyFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Janet Echelmanhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/arts-culture/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-janet-ech/Suspended above city spaces, her dazzling woven sculptures cast a magical spellFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Hugh Herrhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-hugh-herr/The brains behind an amazing bionic prosthesis is ready to enhance everyone's capabilitiesFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Smithsonian Ingenuity Awards 2014: Bill Morrisonhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/smithsonian-ingenuity-awards-2014-bill-morr/The filmmaker's found-footage masterpiece about the Great Flood immerses you in historyFri, 17 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: What’s the Difference Between Bacteria and Viruses?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-whats-the-difference-betwe/The answer…and why you should careThu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: Do People Really Drill Holes in Their Heads?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-do-people-really-drill-hole/The oldest known form of surgery might have you scratching your headThu, 09 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: How Does Anesthesia Work?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-how-does-anesthesia-work/A modern medical mysteryThu, 02 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0000The Time Trial of Andrew Jackson.wmvhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/the-time-trial-of-andrew-jacksonwmv/Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000The Time Trial of Benedict Arnold (Low).mp4http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/the-time-trial-of-benedict-arnold-lowmp4/Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000The Time Trial of John Brown (Low).mp4http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/the-time-trial-of-john-brown-lowmp4/Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Pardis Sabeti: 2012 Smithsonian American Ingenuity Awardshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/3play_1/pardis-sabeti-2012-smithsonian-american-ing/This rock star Harvard professor explains why she believes she has the greatest job in the worldFri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Pardis Sabeti's New Look at Infectious Diseasehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/3play_1/pardis-sabetis-new-look-at-infectious-disease/The American Ingenuity Award winner is on the brink of using the human genome to provide better diagnostics for deadly diseasesFri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: Lightning Roundhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-lightning-round/How many of your questions can our host, Eric Schulze, answer in 45 seconds?Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: Does Acupuncture Work?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-does-acupuncture-work/Our host, Eric Schulze, looks into the ancient medical techniqueThu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Behind The Scenes at the United States Patent and Trademark Officehttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/around-the-web/behind-the-scenes-at-the-united-states-paten/Every day, thousands of inventors and businesses all over the world turn to the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to protect their intellectual property. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000March on Washington - Eleanor Holmes Nortonhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/3play_1/march-on-washington-eleanor-holmes-norton/Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000March on Washington - John Lewishttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/3play_1/march-on-washington-john-lewis/Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000March on Washington - Julian Bondhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/3play_1/march-on-washington-julian-bond/Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000What Stonehenge's Mass Grave Meanshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/what-stonehenges-mass-grave-means/Using cutting-edge digital mapping technology, scientists of the Stonehenge Hidden Landscape Project find signs of a "long barrow," a sophisticated mass grave that reveals strange burial rituals and the arrival of a new era.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Great Riffs, Ex-Boyfriends, Hit Singleshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/arts-culture/great-riffs-ex-boyfriends-hit-singles/With lyrics inspired by conversations Debbie Harry had with her ex-boyfriend, and the musical collaboration of Nigel Harrison and Jimmy Destri, "One Way or Another" rocketed up the charts.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Why Was This Man Sacrificed at Stonehenge?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/why-was-this-man-sacrificed-at-stonehenge/Discovered in a ditch at Stonehenge, a skeleton reveals signs of human sacrifice. Scientists puzzle over how and, more importantly, why it happened.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Stonehenge Scientists Find Evidence of Britain’s First Civil Warhttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/stonehenge-scientists-find-evidence-of-brita/Hundreds of arrow heads and several skeletons discovered at Crickley Hill give scientists the first signs of large-scale warfare in prehistoric Britain.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Ask Smithsonian: How Do Taste Buds Work?http://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/ask-smithsonian/ask-smithsonian-how-do-taste-buds-work/The sweet science behind our sense of tasteThu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0000Sponsored Video: Papua New Guinea — A Million Different Journeyshttp://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/sponsored/papua-new-guinea-a-million-different-journeys/Papua New Guinea is one of the last frontiers of adventure travel, providing an unparalleled array of natural beauty, exotic wildlife and cultural tradition. 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