Latest articles | Smithsonian feed for with the latest articlesenFri, 13 Oct 2017 18:29:14 +0000Here’s What It Takes to Turn a Museum into a Movie Screen mark the reopening of the Freer Gallery, the façade of the newly renovated museum made its cinematic debutTue, 19 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0000Did Vikings Bury Their Dead in Clothing Bearing the Arabic Word for "Allah"? contact between Vikings and Muslim cultures is well documented, the interpretation of the 10th-century burial cloth has been called into questionFri, 13 Oct 2017 18:29:14 +0000Eek! Each of These Insect Portraits Is Made From More Than 8,000 Images a mastery of macro, Levon Biss captures every hair and dimple on insects’ vibrant bodiesMon, 16 May 2016 16:34:45 +0000See the Earliest-Known Photograph of a U.S. President at the National Portrait Gallery in 2018 museum recently acquired the 1843 daguerreotype of John Quincy Adams at the Sotheby’s photographs auctionFri, 18 Aug 2017 18:16:34 +0000Eight Places to See Amazing Fall Foliage Outside of New England blazes in these off-the-beaten-path locationsTue, 04 Oct 2016 18:59:55 +0000Best Places to See the Northern Lights out where to witness the aurora borealis, with reindeer sleigh rides, ice hotels and hot springs includedWed, 21 Jan 2015 17:14:25 +0000Witness a Real-Life Wild West Buffalo Roundup one day only, the old West lives on in South Dakota's Custer State ParkTue, 06 Sep 2016 18:29:05 +0000Follow This Rainbow Tunnel to the World's Largest Collection of Fluorescent Rocks glowing in the Sterling Hill Mining MuseumTue, 28 Mar 2017 16:10:43 +0000How Billie Jean King Picked Her Outfit for the Battle of the Sexes Match beat self-proclaimed male chauvinist Bobby Riggs and her victory still stands as an accomplishment for feminismMon, 01 Sep 2003 03:00:00 +0000Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Six National Monuments review, which has been leaked, also suggests changes in uses and/or management of several other monumentsThu, 24 Aug 2017 21:14:37 +0000