5 reasons why the James Webb Space Telescope is such a big deal
September 29, 2017, 10:45 a.m. by Gerri Miller
The highly anticipated successor to the Hubble Space Telescope is scheduled to launch in spring 2019.
'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.
American Kennel Club recognizes 2 new adorable breeds
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
Eye-popping Icelandic crosswalk brings traffic to a crawl
5 unusual ways to keep your house warm
Man's subway knitting session pays off big
Largest retirement community in the U.S. gets a fleet of self-driving taxis