Curators' Corner | Smithsonian feed for Curators' CornerenTue, 17 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0000A Curator's College Find Is Revisited in the New PBS Showcase ‘Civilizations' Diamond's story, says the show's producer, exemplifies the 'joy of discovery' in a whole new wayTue, 17 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0000Thirty-Seven Warblers in a Hundred Days Smithsonian ornithologist follows the songbird migration north from the Gulf of Mexico. A new book tells his story Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0000How Portraiture Gave Rise to the Glamour of Guns portraiture with its visual allure and pictorial storytelling made gun ownership desirableFri, 23 Mar 2018 20:05:39 +0000How One Impromptu Jam Session Spawned a Sweeping Irish-American Music Revival For 40 years, Green Fields of America has told traditional Irish stories through songFri, 16 Mar 2018 16:07:18 +0000How the Smithsonian’s Coelacanth Lost Its Brain and Got It Back Again year marks the 80th anniversary of the discovery of a fish believed to have gone the way of the dinosaurs 70 million years agoTue, 13 Mar 2018 17:52:29 +0000How Do We Restore Trust in Our Democracies? Museums can be a starting point, says David J. Skorton, the Secretary of the Smithsonian InstitutionMon, 12 Mar 2018 15:35:12 +0000