After nearly 20 years of study, a Smithsonian scientist concludes that the invasion of “killer bees” may not be as damaging to native bees as once thought. Continue reading New research on killer bees generating some buzz
The entire Smithsonian community is invited to attend the Secretary’s Distinguished Research Lecture Nov.17 at 2:00 p.m. Continue reading SAO’s Giovanni Fazio to give Secretary’s Distinguished Research Lecture
The Smithsonian has adopted the most ambitious and visionary strategic plan in its history. Secretary Clough explains where we are going and how we will get there. Continue reading Inspiring generations through knowledge and discovery
Archives across the Smithsonian are holding open houses and special events for staff throughout the month of October and offering a look at their rich and varied collections. Continue reading Celebrating the nation’s collective memory
Take a tour of the Air and Space Museum’s brand new public observatory in this new video. Continue reading See the sun in the morning and the moon…at noon?
Labor Secretary Solis commended the Smithsonian for mounting and traveling “Bittersweet Harvest” and bringing visitors face to face with these Mexican workers’ hard lives. Continue reading From the Secretary: Relevance and innovation draw the most visitors in a decade