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Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Kiss?
Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Kiss? (1:11)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: How Do People Get Phobias?
Ask Smithsonian: How Do People Get Phobias? (1:28)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: What Keeps Satellites From Falling Out of the Sky?
Ask Smithsonian: What Keeps Satellites From Falling Out of the Sky? (1:05)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Does Acupuncture Work?
Ask Smithsonian: Does Acupuncture Work? (1:00)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: What’s a Stone Baby?
Ask Smithsonian: What’s a Stone Baby? (1:07)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: What’s Up With Willpower and Why Don’t I Have It?
Ask Smithsonian: What’s Up With Willpower and Why Don’t I Have It? (1:25)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: How Do Vaccines Work?
Ask Smithsonian: How Do Vaccines Work? (1:18)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Five False ‘Facts’ About the Human Body
Ask Smithsonian: Five False ‘Facts’ About the Human Body (1:30)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: How Do Taste Buds Work?
Ask Smithsonian: How Do Taste Buds Work? (1:13)
Preview thumbnail for video'How Was the Grand Canyon Formed?
How Was the Grand Canyon Formed? (2:20)
Preview thumbnail for video'Breathtaking Views of the Largest Glacier in North America
Breathtaking Views of the Largest Glacier in North America (2:00)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: How Do You Mummify a Body?
Ask Smithsonian: How Do You Mummify a Body? (1:17)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Get Prune Fingers?
Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Get Prune Fingers? (1:06)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Use One Hand More Than the Other?
Ask Smithsonian: Why Do We Use One Hand More Than the Other? (1:29)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: What Makes Skunk Spray Smell So Terrible?
Ask Smithsonian: What Makes Skunk Spray Smell So Terrible? (1:12)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: How Does Anesthesia Work?
Ask Smithsonian: How Does Anesthesia Work? (1:17)
Preview thumbnail for video'Here's What Bat Echolocation Sounds Like, Slowed Down
Here's What Bat Echolocation Sounds Like, Slowed Down (2:04)
Preview thumbnail for video'How a Giant Lazy River of Grass Became the Everglades
How a Giant Lazy River of Grass Became the Everglades (1:09)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Is the Closest Thing to a Dragon You'll Ever See
This Is the Closest Thing to a Dragon You'll Ever See (1:44)
Preview thumbnail for video'Stunning Timelapse of a Dragonfly Growing Wings
Stunning Timelapse of a Dragonfly Growing Wings (2:02)