This week, discover new research on genetics, enjoy a performance from the Marlboro Music Festival's best young talent, and learn the elements that make a good film.
April 23, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
An official ceremony and a weekend of space-shuttle activities welcome Discovery to its new home
April 20, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
This weekend learn to draw at the American Art Museum, visit the space shuttle Discovery and celebrate Earth Day with the National Zoo.
April 19, 2012 | By Kelly Smith
Meet sculptor Colin Selig, who uses an interesting material for his benches: obsolete propane tanks.
April 18, 2012 | By K. Annabelle Smith
The shuttle has landed.
April 17, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
Curator Valerie Neal discusses space shuttle Discovery's long journey to the Air and Space Museum
April 16, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
This week, bring the family to a play about eco-friendly practices, preview the Smithsonian Craft Show, and kick back to a Latin jazz concert.
April 16, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
Learn about the jazz legends who transformed American music.
April 14, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
A new exhibition at the American History Museum uses more than 100 objects to tell American stories from 1620 to 2008
April 13, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
Events April 13-15: Visio-Disco, Royal Mail Ship Titanic Centennial, Insights into Coltrane and Hancock
This weekend, hit the dance floor at the Visio-Disco, learn about the Titanic’s on board postal service and celebrate Jazz History Month at Rhythm Cafe: Insights into Coltrane and Hancock.
April 12, 2012 | By Kelly Smith
One blind family's visit to the landmark exhibition brought them closer to their goal—to impact the video game industry
April 12, 2012 | By Megan Gambino
The best spots to see space shuttle Discovery's descent to Dulles Airport.
April 12, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
The IMAX cameras used to capture dozens of NASA missions are now part of the Air and Space Museum's collections
April 11, 2012 | By Joseph Stromberg
Two portraits of Fred Korematsu, the face of the Japanese American internment of World War II, have been donated to the National Portrait Gallery
April 10, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
Events April 10-12: What a Face, IUE: The Little Satellite That Could, and Semper Fidelis: Marine Aviation Centennial
This week, draw a portrait with Jay Coleman, learn about the International Ultraviolet Explorer with Andrea K. Dupree, and celebrate the Marine aviation centennial with General James F. Amos.
April 09, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
This weekend check out the Kyoto Kimono: Spring Trunk Show, American Pictures: Tony Horwitz and take a tour of the Institution's first and oldest building.
April 05, 2012 | By Kelly Smith
As part of the Google Art Project, you can now virtually wander the halls of the museums and see remarkably detailed reproductions of hundreds of works
April 05, 2012 | By Joseph Stromberg
Smithsonian Archives' Wikipedian-in-Residence Sarah Stierch is determined to bridge the gender gap on Wikipedia
April 04, 2012 | By Aviva Shen
Smithsonian experts answer your burning questions.
April 03, 2012 | By Beth Py-Lieberman
Breaking news: Cute baby monkey born at the zoo!
April 02, 2012 | By Aviva Shen