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Science says it’s true: #zombies already walk among us #TheWalkingDead
New survey pinpoints where toxic organic mercury is building up in world environments
Ahhh, that’s the spot. Our chief vet massages 2 of Bei Bei’s pressure points before a routine exam. #PandaStory
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For paleontologists, picking a favorite fossil is like picking a favorite kid #FossilFriday
Look who just got their @SILibraries library card! @smithsonian Secretary Skorton with our director Nancy Gwinn
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Live. No frame. A performance art series is coming to @NPG for the 1st time. Starts 10/10:
DYK #JohnLennon was a collector of #stamps? Check out his original album @PostalMuseum
Fabric from 1st permanent UN quarters, designed to promote world peace, now @cooperhewitt
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's the history of Superman's suit from @amhistorymuseum!
We’re on kitten watch! @smithsonianzoo's new female sand cat Lulu is sharing an exhibit with male sand cat Thor, and kittens might be in the future. Sand cats are a secretive species that are hard to study. The pads on their feet have fur, so when they walk on sand, they leave little to no tracks.
When you don't fit in the boxes: Voices of modern multiracial identity from @SmithsonianFolk
Kittens?! Paws crossed for a litter from the new sand cat at our @NationalZoo. More photos:
Tune in now to hear how we can #UniteToSave cultural heritage worldwide. Free webcast:
Teachers, tune in tomorrow and bring a @NMNH paleontologist into your classroom. Register:
We’re getting into the Halloween spirit here at the Smithsonian. Pumpkins #onbrand. 🎃
Streaming today at 1:30 ET: #UniteToSave, conference on cultural heritage emergency relief
.@smithsonian’s chief wants your questions for a @SmithsonianMag interview. What do you want to know? #AskSkorton
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#NobelPrize winners Einstein & Lorentz bonding in prev. unpublished photo @SmithsonianArch
Bei Bei's eyes are now partially open & teeth buds are developing. Weighing in at 4.5 lbs. of adorable. #PandaStory
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Cheers! @SILibraries raises a glass to the man behind Concord grapes in American wine
New study finds the shrinking moon is linked to Earth's tidal forces #SpaceWeek
Happy World Teacher's Day! Favorite school supplies from times past: ✏📖b
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