Videos | Smithsonianhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/rss/videos/RSS feed for the videosenFri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000Jose Gomez-Marquez Wants to Turn Every Doctor and Nurse into a Makerhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/jose-gomez-marquez-wants-to-turn-every-docto/Kennedy Center president Deborah Rutter interviews the co-founder of MIT’s Little Devices Lab about democratizing health technologyFri, 16 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000Could 3D Printing Save Music Education?https://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/could-3d-printing-save-music-education/DC chef Erik Bruner-Yang interviews Jill-of-all-trades Kaitlyn Hova about her plan to infuse STEM education with open source, 3D printable instruments.Tue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000AOL Co-Founder Probes Smithsonian Geologist John Grant About Finding Life on Marshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/aol-co-founder-probes-smithsonian-geologist/John Grant explains how in the near future we are going to know if life exists elsewhere in the universeTue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000The Future Is Bright If More Teens Think About High School the Way Kavya Kopparapu Doeshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/the-future-is-bright-if-more-teens-think-abo/Cellist Yo-Yo Ma talks with the founder of the Girls Computing League about the promise of her generationTue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000Astrophysicist Michelle Thaller On Understanding Our Place in the Universehttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/astrophysicist-michelle-thaller-on-understan/Autodesk vice president Brian Mathews talks with the NASA science communicator about the search for life on other planets and why it’s importantTue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000Eno Umoh Is Getting Kids to Think About the Positive Powers of Droneshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/eno-umoh-is-getting-kids-to-think-about-the/Latina American writer Gabby Rivera interviews the co-founder of Global Air Media about giving students access to the technologyTue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000Restaurateur José Andrés Dreams of Milking the Cloudshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/restaurateur-jose-andres-dreams-of-milking-t/In a conversation with architect David Rockwell, the philanthropic chef urges an invested effort to create technology that could collect water from the cloudsTue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000A Smithsonian Sports Curator Explains How Athletes Turn Social and Political Issues into National Conversationshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/innovation/a-smithsonian-sports-curator-explains-how-at/Atlantic staff writer Frank Foer interviews Damion Thomas about athletes moving from a position of apathy to engagementTue, 06 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0000Rare Burmese Forests, Secluded for 50 Yearshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/rare-burmese-forests-secluded-for-50-years/ Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000Jackie Kennedy Was the Undisputed Style Icon of her Erahttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/arts-culture/jackie-kennedy-was-the-undisputed-style-icon/To Jackie Kennedy, appearance was everything. That's why, upon arriving at the White House, she immediately set about redecorating to project a new sense of American style.Tue, 30 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000A British Submarine in WWII Goes from Hunter to Huntedhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/smithsonian-channel/a-british-submarine-in-wwii-goes-from-hunter/It's May 1941, and the HMS Upholder has just claimed a major victory by sinking the Italian ship, Conte Russo. But it's come at a huge cost - it's damaged, has no torpedoes, and is being hunted by an Italian warship.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000A British Submarine Fires Its Torpedoes at a Nazi U-Boathttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/smithsonian-channel/a-british-submarine-fires-its-torpedoes-at-a_1/A British submarine on a mission to deliver supplies to Norwegian resistance fighters spots an unsuspecting enemy submarine in 1944. It's simply too good an opportunity to pass up.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000The Key Marco Cat Returns to Marco Islandhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/smithsonian-channel/the-key-marco-cat-returns-to-marco-island/The Marco Island Historical Society (MIHS) will be exhibiting the Key Marco Cat and other rare Pre-Columbian Native American artifacts starting in January 2019 at the Marco Island Historical Museum. This will be the first time in more than 100 years that these artifacts will be together on Marco Island since their discovery.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000What the U.S. Didn't Know About This Soviet Sub Near Cubahttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/what-the-us-didnt-know-about-this-soviet/A Soviet B-59 submarine has been spotted off the southeast coast of the U.S. mainland in 1962. The White House draws up a plan, but they don't know that this sub is carrying a devastating nuclear weapon on board.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000How a Nuclear Sub Disaster Impacted This Soviet Operationhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/how-a-nuclear-sub-disaster-impacted-this-sov/A reactor failure on a K-19 nuclear sub in 1961 ended up killing several crew members due to radiation poisoning. It was a horrifying episode that would have ramifications for a later, top-secret Soviet operation.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000Lioness Uses New Tactics to Take Down a Kuduhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/smithsonian-channel/lioness-uses-new-tactics-to-take-down-a-kudu/Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000This Giraffe Risks Everything by Drinking in Lion Territoryhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/smithsonian-channel/this-giraffe-risks-everything-by-drinking-in/A giraffe takes a long drink from a local watering hole, with watchful lions in close proximity. The giraffe isn't brave, just desperately thirsty, while the lions aren't lazy, they're just waiting for nightfall.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000This Badly Damaged German U-Boat Can't Dive for Coverhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/this-badly-damaged-german-u-boat-cant-dive/It's November 1943 and a German U-boat has been brutally damaged in a fight with British warships and is limping its way to port. But the sub's onboard batteries are impaired - which means it can't dive to evade enemy ships.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000This Swedish King Built a Warship That Redefined Naval Combathttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/this-swedish-king-built-a-warship-that-redef/In the 1560s, Eric XIV of Sweden was determined to change the way naval battles were fought. The result was Mars: a giant of a warship that would rely on artillery and firepower to devastate her rivals.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000AC-130 Gunship Navigator Recalls Taliban Combat Missionhttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/ac-130-gunship-navigator-recalls-taliban-com_1/It's November 2001, and lieutenant colonel Allison Black is a navigator on an AC-130 gunship flying over Afghanistan. She recounts a typical combat mission during operation Enduring Freedom.Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0000Deadly AC-130 Gunship in Action Firing All Its Cannonshttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/deadly-ac-130-gunship-in-action-firing-all-i_1/The AC-130 is the world's biggest flying artillery gunship - nicknamed 'Hell in the Sky.' With three side-firing weapons, a 25mm Gatling gun, a 40mm Bofors cannon, and a 105mm howitzer, it's easy to see why it got its name.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0000Team of Explorers Uncover Famous Sunken Shiphttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/team-of-explorers-uncover-famous-sunken-ship/Two rival explorers have teamed up on a very special project in the Baltic sea. Their aim is to locate and explore the wreck of one of the most historic ships in Swedish history: Mars.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0000Here's What it Takes to Become a Certified C2-A Pilothttps://www.smithsonianmag.com/videos/category/history/heres-what-it-takes-to-become-a-certified-c_1/An anxious student pilot is attempting to land a C2-A Greyhound on a U.S. aircraft carrier. It's part of a qualifications test she must pass ten times in order to be certified as a C2-A pilot.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0000