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What can science tell us about American history?

Smithsonian Education
We take you inside the real world of forensic investigations and lay out evidence in cases dating from the earliest English settlement in America to modern times. We'll also show how one case—a four-hundred-year-old murder mystery—has been adapted into an entertaining "webcomic" for classroom learning. Presented by: Doug Owsley, Kari Bruwelheide, Robert Costello Original Airdate: April 13, 2010 You can stay connected with the Smithsonian's upcoming online events and view a full collection of past sessions on a variety of topics.: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/events/online_events.html

What comes SECOND with Dean Kamen - STEM in 30

National Air and Space Museum
First Founder Dean Kamen tells us about what happens after kids participate in FIRST Robotics. STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30

What do modern animal bones tell us about biodiversity?

Smithsonian Education
Learn about research on modern animal bones in a Kenyan game conservancy. The work is not only helping us to understand current biodiversity and predation pressure, it is also a key to understanding these conditions millions of years ago. Presented by: Briana Pobiner, Science Outreach and Education Program Specialist, Smithsonian's Human Origins Program Original Airdate: April 28. 2010 You can stay connected with the Smithsonian's upcoming online events and view a full collection of past sessions on a variety of topics.: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/events/online_events.html

What does clothing communicate?

Smithsonian Education
Clothing is often used to show faith, to mark a rite of passage, or to indicate inclusion in a group. Drawing on her research into African American communities in seven cities, Diana N'Diaye asks: "How do we define and express our community through the clothing we wear?" Presented by: Diana Baird N'Diaye Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Original Airdate: April 13, 2010 You can stay connected with the Smithsonian's upcoming online events and view a full collection of past sessions on a variety of topics.: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/events/online_events.html

What does music mean to you?

Smithsonian Music
Museum Specialist and music enthusiast Timothy Anne Burnside tells us what music means to her and a bit about her work at the new National Museum of African American History and Culture.

What happens when a people meets its past?

Smithsonian Education
Recently, as a result of Smithsonian exhibitions of the collections, the Yup'ik people have been creating their own exhibitions on their nearly vanished traditional life. Bill Fitzhugh, director of the Smithsonian's Arctic Studies Center, discusses these events as a recovery of knowledge, which is helping to ensure that a culture and a language remain relevant and viable. He also demonstrates ways to look at Yup'ik artifacts to learn how their culture solved real-world problems in some unexpected ways. Presented by: Bill Fitzhugh Curator of Archaeology and Director of the Arctic Studies Center, National Museum of Natural History Original Airdate: April 14, 2010 You can stay connected with the Smithsonian's upcoming online events and view a full collection of past sessions on a variety of topics.: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/events/online_events.html

What is Cooper Hewitt?

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Cooper Hewitt is America's only museum dedicated to historic and contemporary design. To learn more, visit http://www.cooperhewitt.org

What is Cooper Hewitt?

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Welcome video produced for the 2013 National Design Awards Gala. This video explains who we are and what we do here at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Music by Do Kashiteru https://sites.google.com/site/dokmusic/

What is CrossLines?

Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program
CrossLines is pushing boundaries, meeting at an intersection, and more. It's a conversation. Take part this Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. And join us in D.C. for CrossLines: A Culture Lab on Intersectionality.

What is Design? Commune Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Commune is 2015 National Design Award winner in Interior Design. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? Heath Ceramics Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Heath Ceramics are 2015 National Design Award winners in Corporate and Institutional Achievement. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? Jack Lenor Larsen Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Jack Lenor Larsen was honored with the Director's Award at the 2015 National Design Awards. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? John Underkoffler Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
John Underkoffler is 2015 National Design Award winner in Interaction Design. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? MOS Architects Answer

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
MOS Architects are 2015 National Design Awards winners in Architecture Design. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? Project Projects Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Project Projects are the 2015 National Design Awards winners in Communication Design. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? Rosanne Haggerty Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Rosanne Haggerty was awarded in the category of Design Mind at the 2015 National Design Awards. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? Shane Coen Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Coen + Partners are 2015 National Design Award winners in Landscape Architecture. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? Stephen Burks Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Stephen Burks is 2015 National Design Award winner in Product Design. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Design? threeASFOUR Answers

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
threeASFOUR are 2015 National Design Award winners in Fashion Design. Courtesy of BBDO.

What is Earth’s Core Made of?

National Museum of Natural History
Rebecca Fischer discuses her research on the role that light elements play in making up the Earth’s core.

What is FIRST Robotics? (with Dean Kamen)

National Air and Space Museum
Founder of FIRST Robotics, Dean Kamen, tells us about inspiring the next generation of engineers and innovators. STEM in 30: https://airandspace.si.edu/connect/stem-30

What is Jazz?

National Museum of American History

What is Recovering Voices

National Museum of Natural History
Recovering Voices (RV) is an initiative led by the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History in partnership with the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian and the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. RV is dedicated to nurturing efforts to document and revitalize endangered languages and knowledge systems through research, collaboration, and resources.

What is Shout?

Smithsonian Education
Learn more: http://www.shoutlearning.org Shout invites educators and students to take an active role in global environmental issues. Connect online with experts in the field, share ideas, and collaborate with people around the world committed to solving environmental challenges.
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