Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.   chrome   firefox   ie   safari  
Smithsonian
art science 1,284,838 followers
What do you want to know about Space Shuttle Discovery? @airandspace curator is answering ?s now on Reddit! #OV103 ow.ly/AMAj0
  7h
Did you know bison weigh the same as a small car? More facts on @NationalZoo's #Bison125 site americanbison.si.edu/interactive-bi… pic.twitter.com/9DrnHL4dUa
  7h
TODAY! Curator Valerie Neal will be on Reddit 12-2:30 pm EDT answering your questions about Space Shuttle Discovery: ow.ly/AMi2S
Retweeted by Smithsonian
  8h
Bison are back! On Sat. 2 female bison will make their debut at our brand new American Bison Exhibit #Bison125 pic.twitter.com/gCI1DElkzn
Retweeted by Smithsonian
  9h
New on our blog: Sourcing food, sourcing food history: Researching FOOD in the Garden 2014 ow.ly/2MuZSt
Retweeted by Smithsonian
  9h
CORRECTION: Join @airandspace for a Reddit AskHistorians (not an AMA).
  9h
Get your ?s ready! Join @airandspace for a Reddit AMA all about Discovery. Today 12-2:30 pm EDT #OV103 pic.twitter.com/6wNtjjLaNK
Today in 1962: Mariner 2 launched to Venus. 1st spacecraft to study another planet. Test spacecraft on display: ow.ly/AvLSB
Retweeted by Smithsonian
New radar images cut through space dust to show moon's true face smithsonianscience.org/2014/08/cuttin… pic.twitter.com/2uWpTDPGKF
What does the moon look like w/out a 4 billion-yr-old layer of space dust? Our expert explains smithsonianscience.org/2014/08/cuttin… pic.twitter.com/CArqDy3XL3
It's #InstaMuseum Day! Here are 4 of our most loved pics on #instagram What else would you like us to share? pic.twitter.com/QnmvtIT1eQ
Museum lovers, rejoice! Today is #InstaMuseum Day. Here are 4 of our top photos loved by you. Eh hem…we’re noticing a common theme: who can resist a cute fuzzy face! We’d love to know what else you’d like to see from us, please share in the comments.
It's National Dog Appreciation Day, so let's appreciate Titina, the first dog to fly over the North Pole: ow.ly/At0zX
Retweeted by Smithsonian
.@NMNH scientist shares the story of the oldest skeleton found in the Americas #SIKennewick smithsonianmag.com/history/kennew… pic.twitter.com/dH3ejNIn0K
Today in 1975: "Born to Run" by Bruce Springsteen is released. Smithsonian Springsteen collections: ow.ly/ACO56
Retweeted by Smithsonian
.@bbcmundo explores work of Latino artists (like Carlee Fernandez) in @NPG’s “Portraiture Now” bbc.co.uk/mundo/video_fo… pic.twitter.com/eECFWql6hX
Happy birthday, @NatlParkService! Today in 1916: National Park Service was created in the Organic Act.  ow.ly/ACOEL
Retweeted by Smithsonian
New blog post: Twitterchat on September 2nd! - Please join the Smithsonian Libraries, the National Museum of Na... s.si.edu/1ANkGwI
Retweeted by Smithsonian
Today in 1932: Amelia Earhart completed 1st solo, nonstop flight by a woman across U.S. in her Lockheed Vega 5B: ow.ly/AFG2F
Retweeted by Smithsonian
It's back to school for many students! Teachers, more about @NMNH’s Q?irius school programs qrius.si.edu/teachers/brows… pic.twitter.com/Cruo24fQqE