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...first time in an exhibition planned at the Smithsonian Institution.The Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art announced...placing pieces from African artists in the Smithsonian collection near similar works from African-American...
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American food exhibit opens in Fairbanks

...of other foods that have contributed to the country's culinary history."Key Ingredients" is a traveling exhibit from Smithsonian Institutions, which presents museum-quality pieces to small or medium-sized U.S. cities. It's the final stop in...
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...bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution's collection Tuesday, including items diploma.Kohan told The Associated Press that the Smithsonian's interest in the show featuring gay principal characters...
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...scenes or in a faraway museum, the Smithsonian Institution is launching a new 3D scanning...about but rarely see or touch.Now the Smithsonian is launching a new 3D viewer online...examine the models on their computers.Smithsonian digitization director Gunter Waibel...

...Puerto Rico - Scientists with the Smithsonian Institution have discovered at least...305 meters).Dr. Carole Baldwin, a Smithsonian research zoologist, told The Associated...they began their study last August, Smithsonian researchers put 11 thermometers from...
Google takes camera to Grand Canyon

...and its street-view cameras already have taken users to narrow cobblestone alleys in Spain using a tricycle, inside the Smithsonian with a push cart and to British Columbia's snow-covered slopes by snowmobile.The search giant now has brought its all-seeing...
Artist carves out booming niche decoy business

...Whittier Spear Fishing Decoys, owned by Rick Whittier, sells beautifully painted, carved wood spear fishing decoys. When the Smithsonian declared spear fishing decoys were an early form of folk art, it started a revolution and launched the American Folk Art...
Refuge Notebook: Winter Solstice is for the birds

...ecologically-minded human consumers. If you're so inclined, look up "bird-friendly" coffee certification by the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center.Our Yellow-rumped Warblers, one of the most common breeding forest birds on the Kenai Peninsula...
The un-American anti-Koch campaign

...major philanthropic ventures -- say, the $100 million to New York Presbyterian Hospital, or just the $35 million to the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History -- will do more good than Harry Reid's constant maneuvers to try to protect his...
Federal workers back to work after 16-day shutdown he prepared to return to his job in Washington with the Smithsonian Institution's human resource department. Bettwy said he...States Holocaust Memorial Museum was reopening, and the Smithsonian - overseer of many of Washington's major museums - proclaimed...


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