5 reasons why the James Webb Space Telescope is such a big deal
March 28, 2018, 10:55 a.m. by Gerri Miller
The highly anticipated successor to the Hubble Space Telescope is scheduled to launch in spring 2020.
'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.
This shelter dog hugged his way to a real home
9 things you don't know about John Muir
Scientists stunned to find huge octopus nursery
Are restaurants getting too loud? Or are their customers getting too old?
With these maps, you can track migratory birds in near real time
'Very angry badger' storms famed Scottish fortress