A new partnership with award-winning IDW Publishing will produce a series of graphic novels based on Smithsonian stories and collections. Continue reading The Smithsonian gets graphic
From his favorite pizza topping to his secret career aspiration, Secretary Bunch answers 20 questions to begin 2020. Continue reading Twenty Questions for 2020
The recipients of the 2019 Smithsonian Education Awards for Achievement and Innovation were announced by Secretary Bunch Dec. 17. Continue reading 2019 Smithsonian Education Award winners announced
Jane Milosch will pursue her interest in international cultural heritage at the university of Glasgow. Continue reading Jane Milosch is departing for Scotland
Did you know the Smithsonian Tropical Research Center has over 100 volunteers who contributed more than 40,000 hours of service last year? That’s the equivalent of nearly 20 full time staff members! Continue reading Did you know?
This week we learned of an enormous structure of hot gas in the middle of the Milky Way. We’re fairly certain it did not originate on Earth. But then again… Continue reading ICYMI: Highlights from the week than was January 3 – January 10, 2020
January 17, 1883. The Board of Regents asks Congress for more money for the U.S. National Museum. They don't get it. Continue reading Today in Smithsonian History: January 17, 1883