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Preview thumbnail for video'Funkadelic Mothership Footage
Funkadelic Mothership Footage (0:20)
Preview thumbnail for video'2014 Smithsonian In Motion Video Contest Editor's Pick - A Riehl Blacksmith
2014 Smithsonian In Motion Video Contest Editor's Pick - A Riehl Blacksmith (3:42)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Lincoln Memorial
The Lincoln Memorial (2:50)
Preview thumbnail for video'Capital Wheel Light Show
Capital Wheel Light Show (0:27)
Preview thumbnail for video'Pioneering Video Artist Peter Campus Presents His Version of the Star-Spangled Banner
Pioneering Video Artist Peter Campus Presents His Version of the Star-Spangled Banner (2:53)
Preview thumbnail for video'Matt Mahurin's Vision of the Star-Spangled Banner
Matt Mahurin's Vision of the Star-Spangled Banner (1:07)
Preview thumbnail for video'2014 Smithsonian In Motion Video Contest Editor's Pick - The Heartless Machine
2014 Smithsonian In Motion Video Contest Editor's Pick - The Heartless Machine (7:07)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ohio Natives Who Went on to Make History
Ohio Natives Who Went on to Make History (2:41)
Preview thumbnail for video'Death Race in Canada's Rocky Mountains
Death Race in Canada's Rocky Mountains (4:31)
Preview thumbnail for video'Why This Early Boy Band Was Unavoidable
Why This Early Boy Band Was Unavoidable (2:03)
Preview thumbnail for video'Beyond Hollywood: Aliens and the Wild West
Beyond Hollywood: Aliens and the Wild West (2:59)
Preview thumbnail for video'A Demonstration of Perfect Samurai Swordsmanship
A Demonstration of Perfect Samurai Swordsmanship (1:52)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Monk Invented Champagne
This Monk Invented Champagne (2:03)
Preview thumbnail for video' Marie Antoinette Didn't Actually Say
Marie Antoinette Didn't Actually Say "Let Them Eat Cake” (2:03)
Preview thumbnail for video'Clint Eastwood Was This Town's Mayor
Clint Eastwood Was This Town's Mayor (1:51)
Preview thumbnail for video'Listen to This Endangered Song
Listen to This Endangered Song (4:58)
Preview thumbnail for video'Ask Smithsonian: Do Subliminal Messages Work?
Ask Smithsonian: Do Subliminal Messages Work? (1:00)
Preview thumbnail for video'What's it Like to BASE Jump From the World's Tallest Building?
What's it Like to BASE Jump From the World's Tallest Building? (1:43)
Preview thumbnail for video'2014 Smithsonian In Motion Video Contest Editor's Pick - Bipolar
2014 Smithsonian In Motion Video Contest Editor's Pick - Bipolar (1:01)
Preview thumbnail for video'See D.C.’s Cherry Blossoms in Less Than a Minute
See D.C.’s Cherry Blossoms in Less Than a Minute (1:00)
Preview thumbnail for video'SmartNews: Is Beatboxing Safer Than Singing?
SmartNews: Is Beatboxing Safer Than Singing? (1:06)
Preview thumbnail for video'How Did Michelangelo Complete the Sistine Chapel in Such a Short Time?
How Did Michelangelo Complete the Sistine Chapel in Such a Short Time? (2:03)
Preview thumbnail for video'Rare Footage of Duke Ellington Playing Baseball
Rare Footage of Duke Ellington Playing Baseball (0:56)
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"Die Hard" Explained: Could John McClane Really Shoot Through His Own Shoulder? (3:10)
Preview thumbnail for video'Is This Scene from Die Hard Really Possible?
Is This Scene from Die Hard Really Possible? (2:19)
Preview thumbnail for video'Hacking a Popular Social Networking Site
Hacking a Popular Social Networking Site (2:11)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Cyber Crimes You Never Hear About
The Cyber Crimes You Never Hear About (3:31)
Preview thumbnail for video'15 Minutes of Wet Clay Has Never Been More Hypnotic
15 Minutes of Wet Clay Has Never Been More Hypnotic (15:25)
Preview thumbnail for video'Oliver Stone on the Vietnam War
Oliver Stone on the Vietnam War (2:46)
Preview thumbnail for video'Could You Survive Three M16 Bullets to the Chest?
Could You Survive Three M16 Bullets to the Chest? (3:42)