Aug 17, 2013 — Some 160 animals have been found dead from New York to Virginia since July, and scientists say one possible cause is a virus that belongs to the same family as measles and distemper.
Jun 11, 2013 — The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture is being built on the National Mall, near the Washington Monument. It is set to open in late 2015.
Dec 13, 2011 — Sound recordings that hadn't been heard since they were first made by Alexander Graham Bell and others in the 1880s were played publicly Tuesday at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.
Dec 1, 2010 — People for the American Way took to task House GOP leaders for censoring a Smithsonian exhibit. It also criticized the institution for caving to the lawmakers' demands.