5 reasons why the James Webb Space Telescope is such a big deal
August 29, 2019, 12:45 p.m. by Gerri Miller
The highly anticipated successor to the Hubble Space Telescope is scheduled to launch in spring 2021.
'A Star-Spangled Story' about a flag, a song and a war
June 14, 2016, 1:14 p.m. by Gerri Miller
Smithsonian Channel special celebrates the surprising history behind the flag that inspired our national anthem.
Renowned climber Conrad Anker goes on a 'National Parks Adventure'
February 12, 2016, 12:48 p.m. by Gerri Miller
IMAX movie gets up close and personal with 40 national parks.
'Racing Extinction' sounds the alarm on Earth's disappearing species
November 30, 2015, 8:55 a.m. by Gerri Miller
Filmmakers behind 'The Cove' turn spotlight on habitat loss and the role of humans.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
10 surprising facts about Neanderthals
This finch has a coat of many colors, but its head hue is the key
How to prep a week's worth of soups in no time
Firefighters save grove of trees in Australia that predate the dinosaurs