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2001_DC_SINH_Bldg2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2002_DC_SINH_Bldg3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2004_DC_SINH_Bldg13DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2007_DC_SINH_Bldg2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2008_DC_SINH_Bldg2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2010_DC_SINH_Bldg36DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2011_DC_SINH_Bldg2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2017_DC_SINH_Bldg16DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
2018_DC_SINH_Bldg19DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
Including lines outisde for spring break and the new cafe area. I had no idea it had been moved.
2019_11_14C1_SINH_Bldg3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History (Partially reviewed)
2019_DC_SINH_Bldg5DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History
Work continues on the handicapper ramps.
2016_DC_SINH_100NPS71DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: 100 Years of America's National Park Service: Preserve, Enjoy, Inspire
100 Years of America's National Park Service: Preserve, Enjoy, Inspire
August 4, 2016 – August 2017
The National Park Service turns 100 this year! To celebrate, the National Park Service has teamed up with the National Museum of Natural History to present over 50 images by award-winning photographers,...
2010_DC_SINH_10029DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: 100th anniversary
Celebrating 100 Years at the National Museum of Natural History
May 29, 2010 – March 20, 2011
To mark the museum's 100th birthday, this exhibition highlights the behind-the-scenes research that advances scientific knowledge and inspires the museum's public educational programs. Over the last century,...
2011_DC_SINH_Miners10DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Against All Odds: Rescue at the Chilean Mine
Against All Odds: Rescue at the Chilean Mine
August 5, 2011 – September 30, 2012
During the autumn of 2010, the world watched as rescuers in Chile ferried 33 miners to safety after nearly two months trapped in a collapsed mine. One of the capsules used for testing the rescue shaft, new video footage,...
2008_DC_SINH_Butterflies29DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Butterflies + Plants: Partners in Evolution
2019_11_14C2_SINH_Bearded92DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Challenging the Face of Science: The Bearded Lady Project
Challenging the Face of Science: The Bearded Lady Project
November 14, 2019 – TBA
This provocative exhibition is a collaboration between filmmaking, photography, and science to challenge the public perception of what a scientist looks like. Through a series of portraits and an accompanying documentary... (Partially reviewed)
2010_DC_SINH_Cyprus3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Cyprus: Crossroads of Civilizations
Cyprus: Crossroads of Civilizations
September 29, 2010 – May 1, 2011
The easternmost island of the Mediterranean has been a crossroads of civilizations for 11,000 years. Discover the history of Cyprus, its struggles, and achievements -- through a rich collection of more than 200 artifacts and...
2009_DC_SINH_Mummies39DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Eternal Life in Ancient Egypt (Mummies)
2011_DC_SINH_Mummies52DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Eternal Life in Ancient Egypt (Mummies)
2002_DC_SINH_Fossils10DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2003_DC_SINH_Fossils5DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2004_DC_SINH_Fossils13DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2007_DC_SINH_Fossils3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2010_DC_SINH_Fossils18DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2012_DC_SINH_Fossils37DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2014_DC_SINH_Fossils4DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Fossil Mammals/Dinosaurs
2017_DC_SINH_Lounge65DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Garden Lounge
The Garden Lounge
November 16, 2017 – Indefinitely
The Garden Lounge serves as a welcoming interior garden rest and recharge area for visitors featuring live plants and a relaxing atmosphere with botany content as a frame. Bright sunlight, enhanced seating and designated outlets for charging mobile...
2013_DC_SINH_Genome28DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Genome: Unlocking Life's Code:
Genome: Unlocking Life's Code:
June 14, 2013 - September 1, 2014
The year 2013 marks the 60th anniversary of Watson and Crick’s discovery of the double-helical structure of DNA and the 10th anniversary of the completion of the Human Genome Project (and the generation of the first human genome...
1999_DC_SINH_Gems2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2002_DC_SINH_Gems8DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2003_DC_SINH_Gems4DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2004_DC_SINH_Gems7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2007_DC_SINH_Gems2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2010_DC_SINH_Gems17DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2011_DC_SINH_Gems29DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2012_DC_SINH_Gems12DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2016_DC_SINH_Gems14DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals
2019_06_15D3_SINH_Gems49DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Geology, Gems, and Minerals (Partially reviewed)
2011_DC_SINH_Reef_Art80DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Hyperbolic Chrochet Coral Reef
The Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef, by the Institute For Figuring and Companions, created and curated by Margaret and Christine Wertheim.

A sea of vibrant colors and fantastic structures, the Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef evokes a sense of stewardship of their real-life counterparts through a...
2015_DC_SINH_Into_Africa79DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Into Africa
National Geographic Into Africa: The Photography of Frans Lanting
June 4, 2015 – Summer 2016
Take a personal journey into the wonders of wild Africa as seen through the lens of National Geographic photographer Frans Lanting. Over the past three decades his images have created an enduring vision of the...
2004_DC_SINH_Korea1DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Korea Gallery
2010_DC_SINH_Korea10DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Korea Gallery
2015_DC_SINH_Last130DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Last American Dinosaurs
The Last American Dinosaurs: Discovering a Lost World
November 25, 2014 – 2018 (TBA)
Explore how we learn about past ecosystems and organisms through the study of their fossils and take a peek "behind the curtain" to see what goes into making a new, large-scale fossil exhibition. See “Hatcher” the...
2017_DC_SINH_Narwhal109DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Narwhal: Revealing an Arctic Legend
Narwhal: Revealing an Arctic Legend
August 3, 2017 – 2019 TBD
Narwhals are among the most fascinating and elusive animals on the planet, and have captured the imaginations of humans for centuries. Narwhal: Revealing an Arctic Legend dives deeply into narwhal biology, behavior, and cultural history,...
2004_DC_SINH_Natures_Best7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2004)
2005_DC_SINH_Natures_Best11DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2005)
2007_DC_SINH_Natures_Best7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2006)
2009_DC_SINH_Natures_Best60DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2008 and 2009)
Nature's Best Photography: Windland Smith Rice International: Awards 2008:
A photograph of nature represents a single moment in the ever-changing web of life; it is a brief and irreplaceable record that brings immediate and long-lasting impact to both the image maker and the image viewer. There is a...
2008_DC_SINH_Natures_Best23DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2008)
2012_DC_SINH_Natures_Best48DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2012)
2013_DC_SINH_Natures_Best56DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2013)
2014_DC_SINH_Natures_Best70DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2014)
2015_DC_SINH_Natures_Best152DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2015)
Nature's Best Photography: Windland Smith Rice International Awards Presents: The Best of the Best
October 24, 2015 – Fall 2016
Enjoy 20 years of nature's finest moments in the "Best of the Best" photo exhibition. Selected from nearly 500,000 images submitted by photographers from around the globe,...
2016_DC_SINH_Natures_Best99DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2016)
21st Annual Nature's Best Photography Windland Smith Rice International Awards
October 19, 2016 – September 2017
See Nature at its Best. Nature photographers travel the globe to document its vast beauty and diversity. They brave the elements to create images that transport us into the natural world...
2017_DC_SINH_Natures_Best77DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Nature's Best International Photography Awards (2017)
2017_DC_SINH_Wonder194DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Objects of Wonder
Objects of Wonder
Explore the breadth, scope and splendor of the world’s most extensive natural history research collection—more than 145 million artifacts and specimens. The exhibition examines how scientists use Smithsonian collections to enlighten and illuminate our understanding of nature and human...
2014_DC_SINH_Billions46DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Once There Were Billions: Vanished Birds of North America
Once There Were Billions: Vanished Birds of North America
June 24, 2014 – January 3, 2016 (new closing date)
An amazing diversity of birds—some in breathtaking abundance—once inhabited the vast forests and plains of North America. But starting around 1600, species began to disappear, as humans altered...
1999_DC_SINH_Skeletons1DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Osteology: Hall of Bones
2003_DC_SINH_Skeletons4DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Osteology: Hall of Bones
2004_DC_SINH_Skeletons11DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Osteology: Hall of Bones
2018_DC_SINH_Outbreak149DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World
Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World
May 18, 2018 – 2021
Our world is more interconnected than ever before—by global travel and trade, by technology, and even by our viruses.
When people move into or change an environment, pathogens—microbes that cause illness—can “jump” from wildlife to humans...
2015_DC_SINH_Primordial43DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Primordial Landscapes: Iceland Revealed
Primordial Landscapes: Iceland Revealed
July 2, 2015 – April 2017, TBA
Photographer Feodor Pitcairn and poet Ari Trausti Guðmundsson reveal a land of fire, ice, hardy life, and natural beauty. Experience the remote beauty of Iceland, a land sculpted by the elements and forged by active geologic...
2011_DC_SINH_Race63DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Race: Are We So Different?
Race: Are We So Different?
June 18, 2011 – January 8, 2012
This traveling exhibition looks at race and racism in the United States through biological, cultural, and historical points of view and reveals the profound effects of race and racism on everyone's life. It explores the history of the idea of...
2018_DC_SINH_Sea_Monsters88DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Sea Monsters Unearthed, Life in Angola's Ancient Seas
Sea Monsters Unearthed, Life in Angola's Ancient Seas
November 9, 2018 – 2020
Stunning fossils from Angola reveal an ancient ocean ecosystem where giant reptiles ruled the waves. After the South Atlantic Ocean basin formed 120 million years ago, mosasaurs, plesiosaurs, and sea turtles thrived along...
2019_DC_SINH_Deep_Time543DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: The David H. Koch Hall of Fossils -- Deep Time
2019_06_30B_SINH_Deep_Time106DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: The David H. Koch Hall of Fossils -- Deep Time (Visit 3) (Partially reviewed)
2012_DC_SINH_Titanoboa11DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Titanoboa: Monster Snake
Titanoboa: Monster Snake
March 30, 2012 – January 6, 2013
From deep underground in a Colombian coal mine, in a layer dating to 65 million years ago, scientists have uncovered remains of the largest snake in the world, Titanoboa cerrejonensis. Measuring 48 feet long and weighing in at 2,500 pounds,...
2016_DC_SINH_Turtle_Ocean17DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Turtle Ocean
Turtle Ocean
June 8, 2016 – Closing TBD
An art installation by Angela Haseltine Pozzi of the Washed Ashore Project composed entirely of marine debris, Turtle Ocean depicts an entangled Hawksbill turtle swimming in an environment of water bottle sea jellies and beached flip flop anemones along with...
2014_DC_SINH_Walk11DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Walk Among Dinosaurs! Augmented Reality Experience
Walk Among Dinosaurs! Augmented Reality Experience
May 21, 2014 – September 2, 2014
Walk with Tyrannosaurus, Triceratops, and Troodon of the Late Cretaceous, through the use of augmented reality and motion tracking. Visitors see themselves on a large LED video wall allowing them to interact with a...
2014_DC_SINH_Wilderness71DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Wilderness Forever
Wilderness Forever: 50 Years of Protecting America's Wild Places
September 3, 2014 – Through summer 2015
This juried photography exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Wilderness Act, one of our nation's most successful pieces of conservation legislation, and illustrates the...
2009_DC_SINH_Bone136DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Exhibit: Written in Bone
2010_DC_SINH_Human_Origins40DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Human Origins
2012_DC_SINH_Human_Origins1DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Human Origins
2014_DC_SINH_Human_Origins117DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Human Origins
The Kochs financed this exhibit, a large portion of which is dedicated to showing how humans can adjust to temperature change. The Kochs don't believe that global warming is happening and, even if it is, they figure that this exhibit proves that the human species can adjust to climate change. Ignoring...
2003_DC_SINH_Mammals191DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Mammals
Four separate visits to the newly-opened exhibit.
2004_DC_SINH_Mammals65DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Mammals
2007_DC_SINH_Mammals7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Mammals
2012_DC_SINH_Mammals53DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Hall of Mammals
2014_DC_SINH_Qrius19DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Q?rius
Q?rius is a new way for teens and tweens – and their families and educators – to connect science with everyday experiences. With a name chosen to inspire curiosity and the excitement of discovery, Q?rius is a first-of-its-kind interactive and experimental learning space that brings the unique assets of...
2015_DC_SINH_Qrius_NOAA_15061716DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Q?rius -- NOAA
The Search for Captain America Began with Surveying the Ocean!
When Captain America crashed the Hydra bomber in the Arctic, how did Howard Stark begin the search? It started on the ocean floor, with hydrographic surveying. Learn how we may our oceans and use exixting charts to help with...
1999_DC_SINH_Rotunda3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
2002_DC_SINH_Rotunda7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
2003_DC_SINH_Rotunda3DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
2004_DC_SINH_Rotunda6DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
2007_DC_SINH_Rotunda2DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
2012_DC_SINH_Rotunda7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
2015_DC_SINH_Rotunda47DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Rotunda
African Elephant
September 4, 2015 – Permanent
Our iconic 8-ton, 14-foot-tall African Elephant has undergone a remake! The elephant made its debut in 1959 and has been restored several times since then. The newest setting explores the evolution of elephants from their earliest predecessors to the...
2007_DC_SINH_Ocean7DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Sant Ocean Hall
Some quick shots from the sidelines while it's under construction.
2008_DC_SINH_Ocean37DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Sant Ocean Hall
2009_DC_SINH_Ocean31DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Sant Ocean Hall
2012_DC_SINH_Ocean6DC -- Natl Museum of Natural History -- Sant Ocean Hall
2004_DC_SINH_Orchids9DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchid Express @ Natural History Museum
The Orchid Express
December 4, 2004 – May 1, 2005
Until recently, orchids have been considered finicky, difficult, and prohibitively expensive; but with the new technologies, they have become ubiquitous, appearing in movies and TV shows, hotel lobbies and information desks, as well as windowsills and...
2007_DC_SINH_Orchids18DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchid Show @ Natural History Museum
2013_DC_SINH_Orchids62DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchids of Latin America @ Natural History Museum
Orchids of Latin America
January 26, 2013 - April 21, 2013
Do you want to stroll through a tropical rain forest on a cold winter's day? Visit this year’s orchid exhibition to explore the rich crossroads where orchid botany, horticulture, and Latin American cultures meet. Learn about the importance of...
2009_DC_SINH_Orchids67DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchids Through Darwin's Eyes @ Natural History Museum
Orchids Through Darwin's Eyes:
Forming one of the largest families of flowering plants, orchids had adapted to live in almost every type of environment around the world. Orchids helped Charles Darwin (1809-1882) formulate his theories of natural selection and evolution. Since then, they have starred in...
2011_DC_SINH_Orchids78DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchids: A View From The East @ Natural History Museum
Orchids: A View From The East: January 29 - April 24, 2011:
Orchids have been a part of Chinese culture for many centuries, permeating Chinese history, legends, literature, and art. Since ancient times, orchids have been celebrated in China for their beauty and fragrance, and appreciated as symbols of...
2015_DC_SINH_Orchids77DC -- Smithsonian Gardens & USBG -- Orchids: Interlocking Science and Beauty @ Natural History Museum
Orchids: Interlocking Science and Beauty
January 24, 2015 – April 26, 2015
Explore the rich crossroads where orchid botany, horticulture, and technology connect. Featuring orchids from the Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection and the United States Botanic Garden Orchid Collection, the exhibit looks...
2006_DC_NHAmazon_0603244Env Film Festival (2006) -- "Banking on Disaster" (w/Adrian Cowell) @ Natl Museum of Natural History
Murder in the Amazon. (1989, 55 min.) The brutal murder of Chico Mendes on December 22, 1988 provoked international protest and brought worldwide attention to the problem of Amazonian deforestation. The film follows his rise as the leader of the rubber-tappers, or seringueiros, who have subsisted in the...
2006_DC_NHMF_06032624Env Film Festival (2006) -- "The Monkey Folk" (w/Jacques Perrin) @ Natl Museum of Natural History
"The Monkey Folk (Le Peuple Singe)", France/Indonesia, 1989, 85 min.) DC Premiere. Five years in the making, this comprehensive French documentary record of the simian world explores the lives and behavior in the wild of over 120 different simian species. Footage from the tropical forests of Ethiopia,...
2007_DC_NHSuzuki_07031739Env Film Festival (2007) -- An Afternoon with David Suzuki @ Natl Museum of Natural History
An Afternoon with Dr. David Suzuki. At age 70, distinguished Canadian environmentalist, scientist, writer, communicator and thinker David Suzuki reflects on a life dedicated to making the world a better place. As the acclaimed host of the long-running Canadian TV program, "The Nature of Things," Chair...
2007_DC_NHSand_07032318Env Film Festival (2007) -- "Ribbon of Sand" and "Wellspring" (w/John Grabowska) @ Natl Museum of Natural History
Natural history filmmaker John Grabowska introduced two films and did Q&A on both as well as his career:

Ribbon of Sand (USA, 2007, 26 min.) World Premiere:
The famed Outer Banks of North Carolina are a slim and moving line of sand in the open Atlantic. Many travelers think they know these barrier...
2011_DC_Wilson_11031858Env Film Festival (2011) -- E.O. Wilson @ Natl Museum of Natural History
Lecture by E.O. Wilson, Biologist, Naturalist, Writer, Professor and Environmentalist
One of the world’s greatest biologists, E.O. Wilson has won two Pulitzer Prizes for his pioneering books, “The Ants” and “On Human Nature.” Professor emeritus and honorary curator in entomology at Harvard University,...
2011_DC_Conover_11032021Env Film Festival (2011) -- "Islands in the Wind" and "Creating Synthetic Life" (w/David Conover) @ Natl Museum of Natural History
ISLANDS IN THE WIND (USA, 2011, 22 min.)
World Premiere Tired of the hand-wringing, moaning, and societal inaction about climate change and high energy costs? The colorful characters of North Haven and Vinalhaven, two small islands off the Maine coast, decide overwhelmingly to do something about it....
2011_DC_Grabowska_11032018Env Film Festival (2011) -- "Sky Island" and "Ribbon of Sky" (w/John Grabowska) @ Natl Museum of Natural History
SKY ISLAND (USA, 2010, 26 min.):
In northern New Mexico, a range of mountains rises up from the high desert: a wild, rugged land of the Faraway Nearby. The volcanic Jemez Mountains are isolated from all other ranges – an island in the sky, surrounded by a desert sea. Sky Island paints a lyrical and...
2015_DC_Monsoon_15032779Env Film Festival (2015) -- "Monsoon" (w/Sturla Gunnarsson) @ Natl Museum of Natural History
Monsoon: Winner, Polly Krakora Award For Artistry in Film
This visually stunning meditation on the annual rains that descend upon India explores their alternately disastrous and beneficial impact on Indian society, economy, agriculture and individual lives. Chasing the monsoon throughout the country,...
2006_DC_SINH_Plans_06082223James Smithson Society event -- American History (Written in Bone plans)
I took these photos during a James Smithson Society lunch in 2006. It was three years before the exhibit opened and I wasn't allowed to post the pictures until after it opened. Much of what opened three years later was quite similar to what was presented although the flow of the exhibit was a bit...
2003_DC_JSS_03120354James Smithson Society event -- Natural History (Hall of Mammals)
This event was cosponsored with the Contributing Membership folks.
2008_DC_NHNemo_08120616Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: Animating the Ocean
Animating the Ocean: Featuring clips from the film Finding Nemo, production designers from Disney and Pixar discuss how Hollywood studios adapt sea stories to bring ocean animation to life.
The presentation was by Robin Cooper (with Pixar) and Rick Rothschild (with Imagineering).
2015_DC_GNSI_Sequential_15091636Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: GNSI-DC Sequential Art in Science Communication
GNSI-DC Sept 16th - Sequential Art in Science Communication by David Clarke
The word “comics” might bring to mind well-thumbed copies of Scrooge McDuck, Spiderman, or the newspaper's Sunday funny pages, but today sequential art is being used to communicate and teach subjects such as science, medicine...
2010_DC_SINH_Opening_10031739Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: Hall of Human Origins -- Opening Event
2004_DC_NHJM_04081319Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: John Matthews ("Mammal Makeovers")
This lecture was done by John Matthews, the museum's lead taxidermist, who showed what was involved in making the new Hall of Mammals at the National Museum of Natural History. As the program description says, his "team sculpted foam and clay, cast heads, hands, toes and tongues and made thousands of...
2012_DC_Monticello_12020641Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: Monticello, Slavery, and the Hemingses (Annette Gordon-Reed and Michel Martin)
Monticello, Slavery, and the Hemingses: A Conversation Between Annette Gordon-Reed and Michel Martin:
NPR’s Tell Me More host Michel Martin, and Annette Gordon-Reed, Prof. of Law, Harvard University, and Pulitzer Prize-Winning author of The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family will discuss the...
2017_DC_SINH_Amazon_Adv_170418145Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: World premier of "Amazon Adventure 3D"
The Sant Director of the National Museum of Natural History, HHMI Tangle Bank Studios and SK Films invite you and a guest to the world premier of :
Amazon Adventure 3D: A True Story of Scientific Discovery

Amazon Adventure 3D
Amazon Adventure 3D tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates'...
2009_DC_SINH_Bone_09020777Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: Written in Bone curator presentation
Written in Bone: Forensic Files of the 17th-Century Chesapeake Baird Auditorium, 1 - 2:00 p.m. Explore forensic science with exhibition curators Dr. Douglas Owsley and Kari Bruwelheide as they present an illustrated lecture in conjunction with the opening of the exhibition of the same name.

Learn...
2009_DC_Rainforests_090112236Natl Museum of Natural History -- Event: "Will the Rainforests Survive?” symposium
The Smithsonian Institution announces a tropical science symposium in early January 2009, as a critical review of threats to tropical biodiversity. “Will the Rainforests Survive? New Threats and Realities in the Tropical Extinction Crisis” offers cutting-edge science and first-class entertainment and...
2019_06_04A_Deep_Time_MP93Natl Museum of Natural History -- Media Preview: Hall of Fossils -- Deep Time
Media preview of “The David H. Koch Hall of Fossils -- Deep Time”
Who:
* Kirk Johnson, Sant Director, National Museum of Natural History
* Anna “Kay” Behrensmeyer, curator of fossil vertebrates, National Museum of Natural History
* Amy Bolton, education and outreach manager, National Museum of... (Partially reviewed)
2009_DC_STN_091023204Smithsonian Teachers' Night (2009) @ Natl Museum of Natural History -- All except the welcoming presentation
Smithsonian Teachers' Night :
Attention all teachers of all subjects and grade levels!
Find new classroom-ready resources, meet Smithsonian educators, and attend demonstrations of school programs and materials at the Smithsonian's annual education expo. Be among the first three thousand educators to...
2009_DC_STN_Welcome_09102357Smithsonian Teachers' Night (2009) @ Natl Museum of Natural History -- ONLY the welcoming presentation
Join Dr. Jill Biden, Dr. G. Wayne Clough, and Ms. Stephanie Norby for a very special welcome and kickoff to Smithsonian Teachers' Night 2009.
Jill Biden has been an educator for the past twenty-nine years and continues to teach English classes at a DC-area community college. She is the wife of Vice...
2013_DC_STN_131115283Smithsonian Teachers' Night (2013) @ National Museum of Natural History


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2019_12_08B_Honors182DC -- Kennedy Center -- Kennedy Center Honors (2019)
Celebrate the 2019 Honorees Earth, Wind & Fire, Sally Field, Linda Ronstadt, Sesame Street, and Michael Tilson Thomas 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors To Celebrate Honorees' Profound Artistic Impact Folks shown here include: Christopher Jackson ("Hamilton"), Jonas Brothers, Debra Winger, David Fo... (Partially reviewed)
2019_12_02E1_Shepard224DC -- Washington Natl Cathedral -- Event: Honoring Matthew Shepard—A Celebration and Plaque Dedication
Honoring Matthew Shepard—A Celebration and Plaque Dedication On Monday evening, December 2, Washington National Cathedral and the Matthew Shepard Foundation will host a ceremony of inspiration, celebration, and song as we dedicate the Matthew Shepard Memorial Plaque. Elevated by a grassroots, crowd-... (Partially reviewed)
2019_12_04D1_Kalb189NPC -- Kalb Report: "We the People..." (w/Nina Totenberg, Pete Williams, and Jonathan Turley)
The Kalb Report: “We the People…” Is America headed for—or perhaps already in -- a constitutional crisis fueled by highly partisan politics? Is this endangering our democracy? If so, where do we go from here? The first forum in the 26th season of The Kalb Report (and the 100th program in the series)... (Partially reviewed)
2019_11_17_APG278Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Event: American Portrait Gala 2019
On Nov. 17, the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery will host its third biennial American Portrait Gala. The black-tie, red carpet affair will bestow the Portrait Gallery’s coveted “Portrait of a Nation Prize” to six notable honorees whose accomplishments have made an impact on the nation’s shar... (Partially reviewed)
2019_11_08A1_THIS_Twilight415THIS for Diplomats Twilight in Argentina Gala @ Embassy of Argentina
THIS for Diplomats 2019 Gala: Twilight in Argentina THIS is proud to announce that on November 8, 2019, we are co-hosting our Annual Fundraiser Gala “Twilight in Argentina” with the Argentine Republic. The event will take place at the Argentinian Embassy and will feature live music (by Sweet Somethi... (Partially reviewed)


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