On the 46th anniversary of humanity's first steps on the moon, Kickstarter and the Smithsonian team up to save -- and display -- a vital piece of space history.
Technically Incorrect: Citing safety concerns, the Smithsonian goes draconian on the world's latest essential gadget.
The big demo at the "Future is Here Festival" over the weekend came courtesy of a hydrogen-peroxide-powered jetpack.
Researchers from MIT have created a 3D printer that is able to create objects out of glass.
A film crew making a Smithsonian Channel documentary about bees captures slo-mo footage of an attacking swarm of angry killer bees that will you make you thankful you're not a documentary-film maker.
A near-extinct species has been reinvigorated with fresh genetic material donated by a male that has been dead for 20 years.
In a series of events that sounds like an Edward Gorey tale, a new species of bat has been discovered by surprise and named accordingly.
Researchers have found teeny tiny teeth in a creature half a billion years old so strange it was named Hallucigenia.
The online video services hopes the iconic sitcom will bring in more subscribers, especially among the younger crowd.
Scientists have identified structures that appear to be red blood cells and collagen-like fibres in dinosaur bones dating back to the Cretaceous.