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.
Young vandals kill 500K bees at Iowa apiary
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
5 homemade lip scrub recipes
One woman met a stray dog — and changed everything for a forgotten breed
Eye-popping Icelandic crosswalk brings traffic to a crawl