Latest articles | Smithsonian feed for with the latest articlesenMon, 29 Jul 2019 19:05:09 +0000The Washington Monument Will Reopen in September discovery of contaminated soil pushed the timeline back for repairsMon, 29 Jul 2019 19:05:09 +0000Why the Conservation of Orchids Is No Simple Matter's Sidedoor podcast visits with researchers working to understand the conditions these threatened plants need to grow Wed, 28 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000Watch the Apollo 11 Anniversary Show That Was Projected Onto the Washington Monument immersive experience combined full-motion projection-mapping artwork and archival footageWed, 10 Jul 2019 15:51:49 +0000Sadie Roberts-Joseph, Slain Activist, Showed How Museums Can Raise Up Their Communities Rouge police described the museum founder, whose death has been ruled a homicide, as a 'tireless advocate of peace'Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:59:52 +0000Sidedoor: A Smithsonian Podcast from the Institution told in an innovative audio experienceFri, 18 Nov 2016 16:28:57 +0000Lonnie G. Bunch III to Become the Smithsonian’s 14th Secretary founding director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Bunch represents the first insider to lead the Institution in decadesTue, 28 May 2019 14:05:22 +0000Washington Becomes First State to Allow 'Human Composting' as a Burial Method accelerated decomposition method transforms remains into soil and uses just an eighth of the energy required for cremation Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:43:18 +0000Didn't Make the National Spelling Bee? Play the Smithsonian Spelling Bee present a list of some of the toughest words to spell, pulled straight from the collectionsWed, 01 Jun 2011 18:12:07 +0000I.M. Pei Dies at 102 Years Old. Here Are Some of His Essential Buildings architect changed the way the world sees itselfThu, 27 Apr 2017 16:42:42 +0000From the Archives: Pete Seeger on What Makes a Great Protest Song mark the centennial birthday of the late folk icon, Smithsonian Folkways has released a six-CD collection featuring 20 previously unreleased tracksSun, 01 Apr 2012 03:00:00 +0000