Future Is Here Festival
In the festival's final day, speakers turn to the cosmos and our place within it
Speakers at <em>Smithsonian</em> magazine's "Future is Here" festival said be patient, persistent, but never, ever pessimistic
The band ArcAttack delivers a high-voltage performance with a side of science education
The act of writing a computer program, says the founder of MIT's Media Lab, allows a child to learn about learning
The science fiction writer also talks about the future of space travel
The director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases talks about developing a Zika vaccine
At Smithsonian magazine's Future is Here festival, a few lucky attendees got to take a ride
Instead of holding its own global fest this year, Nerd Nite descended on our nation's capital.
Watch a Man Fly a Jetpack Around D.C.'s Ronald Reagan Building at Smithsonian's 'The Future Is Here' Festival
The conference's first day ended with a bang—or should we say, a blast-off.
Inspired by a similar effort in the 1970s, the project wants your help in creating a portrait of humanity to send out of the solar system
The magazine's 2nd annual conference brings together experts, authors and visionaries in the fields of science, science fiction and technology.
Anthropologist Joshua Bell weighs in on new uses for cell phone technology at Smithsonian magazine's annual festival