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  1. The World Is Yours: Rockets and Planets

    • Date: February 18, 2021
    • Creator: Kira M. Sobers
    • Description: Take a listen to clips from the episode of The World Is Yours titled “Rockets and Planets.”

  3. National Zoo reproductive biologist JoGayle Howard holding black-footed ferret kits, an endangered species, c. 1997.

    Smithsonian Optimism for the Blue Planet

    • Date: April 27, 2017
    • Creator: Pamela M. Henson
    • Description: An overview of the history of environmental conservation activities at the Smithsonian, since its founding in 1846.

  5. SI History Chronology

    Ocean Planet Opens at NMNH

    • Date: April 22, 1995

  7. SI History Chronology

    Minor Planet Center Moves to CFA

    • Date: July 1, 1978

  9. SI History Chronology

    "Living Planet" IMAX Film Opens at NASM

    • Date: April 5, 1979

  11. Collection

    Ocean Planet Exhibition Records, 1989-1995

    • Date: 1989 1989-1995
    • Creator: National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Environmental Awareness Program

  13. Blog Post

    Meanwhile, back on earth... A Slideshow

    • Date: June 5, 2009
    • Creator: Marvin Heiferman
    • Description: [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="133" caption="Earth, 1971, Apollo 15, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Center for Earth and Planetary Studies"][/caption] The planets and outer space used to seem far, far away from our lives down on earth. But as this slideshow reveals, by the mid-twentieth century—with Ford Galaxies in our driveways, satellite-shaped barbeque

  15. Document

    Apr 22 NMNH Opens "Ocean Planet" Exhibit | Smithsonian Institution Archives

    • Off-white page with various swatches of green and handwritten names such as

      Link Love: 2/9/2018

      • Date: February 9, 2018
      • Creator: Effie Kapsalis
      • Description: Smithsonian Books is publishing a pocket-sized version of "Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours," a 19th-century guide to color for artists, scientists, naturalists, and anthropologists. [via Colossal]The boundary of our known universe has expanded; a population of planets was discovered outside the Milky Way. [via WAPO]The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery's director, Kim

    • 4 rows of various cartoon character badges with the headline

      Link Love: 4/20/2018

      • Date: April 20, 2018
      • Creator: Effie Kapsalis
      • Description: When Mickey Mouse was used in war propaganda. [via National Museum of American History]NASA is on the search for new planets. [via BBC]The Initiative for Open Citations is attempting to make an open repository of citations. [via Boing Boing]Benjamin Franklin's papers are now online at Library of Congress. [via LOC blog]Service training for DC police officers — a visit to the

    • Finding Aid

      SIA Acc. 18-119, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Website Records, 2017

      • Date: 2017
      • Creator: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
      • Creator: Smithsonian Institution Archives

    • SI History Bibliography


      • Date: 1897
      • Creator: Holden, Edward Singleton
      • Creator: Holden, Edward Singleton

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