02:48 — Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History houses one of largest bird collections in the world. One of their most prized birds, Martha, was the (more…)
03:08 — Woody Guthrie captured the promise and frustration of the America he once knew in his famous song 'This Land Is Your Land.' Watch as country singer Ja (more…)
03:51 — President Theodore Roosevelt was a big game hunter, a military historian, the founder of five national parks, and so much more, but he might be best r (more…)
04:15 — The sole survivor of the USS Phoenix, Frank Yanik, remembers the morning of December 7th, 1941, when his ship was attacked.
01:09 — The PillCam is a tiny, swallowable camera. Taking two frames a second, it provides doctors with an incredible visual map of your digestive system.
04:17 — Pandas at the National Zoo are stimulated through engagement in arts and crafts. Zookeepers say that painting is one of their favorite activities.
04:47 — Just hours after the Titanic sank, a young woman aboard the rescue ship photographed the shaken survivors. From: SERIOUSLY AMAZING OBJECTS: Legend h (more…)
04:34 — The airplane has transformed our world and it's all thanks to the ingenuity of two bicycle makers, Wilbur and Orville Wright.
04:42 — Susan B. Anthony was born into a community of abolitionist Quakers - fighting for civil rights was in her blood.
00:34 — Witness ordinary museum visits transform into truly extraordinary experiences that can only happen at the Smithsonian.
03:07 — Television made its very first public debut at the New York World's Fair in 1939.
Cast & Details
- Premiered: November 25, 2013
- Rating: TV-G
- Premise: Visitors to the Smithsonian Institution get close to its some of its treasured possessions.