Natural History Centennial


Museum of Natural History Centennial—through March 20, 2011

NMNH marks its 100th birthday with a special exhibit highlighting the Museum’s research, field expeditions, vast collections and engaging public programs. Explore the Museum’s history through documentary photos of milestones—from laying the building’s cornerstone, to modern DNA research.

Posted: 24 May 2010
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Alex di Giovanni has been editing The Torch since August 2006. Prior to joining the Smithsonian, she worked as a writer and editor for the National Geographic Society, Plexus Scientific, The Nature Conservancy, The National Foreign Language Center and St. Martin’s Press, among others. She has the best job in the world.