Lori D. Yarrish, director of the Anacostia Community Museum, on August 6, 2018. Continue reading In Memoriam: Lori D. Yarrish
August is prime vacation time, so this month we're loading up the metaphorical minivan and heading out on a Smithsonian family road trip. Continue reading Road trip!
Beth Kleiman has been a volunteer at the National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center in New York city for 15 years. She shares some of her more memorable experiences. Continue reading Volunteer Spotlight: Beth Kleiman
We went looking for life forms in the depths of the oceans and at the limits of the universe this week. After all that heavy cogitation we rewarded ourselves with a beer. Continue reading ICYMI: Highlights from the week that was July 29 – August 4, 2018
August 17, 1988. A previously unknown Civil War burial site is discovered at Antietam Battlefield in Maryland. Continue reading Today in Smithsonian History: August 17, 1988