Blue ridge mountain heritage a caricature of southern appalachian life


Today, Tomorrow, Forever

For more than a century, the National Museum of Natural History has investigated fundamental questions about the natural world and our place in it through its ...

Lakota Winter Counts

Candace Green, anthropologist at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and Emil Her Many Horses, curator at the Smithsonian National ...

Ireland Travel Skills

Subscribe at goo.gl/l6qjuS for more new travel talks! Join Pat O'Connor, co-author of Rick Steves' Ireland guidebook, as he shares tips and insights for ...

NMAAHC - The Spirit of Tuskegee

In the summer of 2011, a vintage Stearman biplane made a cross-country journey to its new home in the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American ...

How to Be a Scientist

Which is more important for a career as a scientist, good grades in math or a strong sense of adventure? Hear what geologist Liz Cottrell has to say as she ...

The "Indian Problem"

As American power and population grew in the 19th century, the United States gradually rejected the main principle of treaty-making—that tribes were ...

Leonardo da Vinci

Learn about Leonardo da Vinci's Codex on the Flight of Birds, on view September 13 through October 22, 2013 at the National Air and Space Museum in ...