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Smithsonian museum to install Henrietta Lacks portrait


FOX 5 DC - May 15, 2018
WASHINGTON - (AP) - A portrait of Henrietta Lacks, whose cells were taken without her consent and widely used in groundbreaking research, will be installed at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery. The Baltimore Sun reports the portrait will be ...
 

'Beyond Vision': an exhibit to touch, smell and hear, too


Middletown Press - May 22, 2018
There's a 3-D map of the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D.C., that talks when touched (by Touch Graphics), and a Dot Watch, a braille smartwatch. Vibeat wearable speakers are designed to convert sound into vibrations that can be felt on the skin.
 

With Smithsonian's Blessing, Humanoid Robots Invade Our Museums


Hyperallergic - Apr 26, 2018
The next time you visit a Smithsonian museum, the first greeting you get may come from a gleaming, four-foot-tall android extending their hand. This would be Pepper, one of 25 humanoid robots that were introduced two days ago to six Smithsonian spaces, ...
 

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Ben Stiller Gives you Introduction To The Smithsonian


Listen to Ben Stiller as he Gives you an Introduction To The Smithsonian museum. This is the same museum used to film Night at The Museum.
 

National Museum of Natural History - Student Orientation Video


Welcome to the Smithsonian. This orientation video outlines some of the most exciting exhibits in this Smithsonian museum. Created for students, the video also ...
 

Titanic Hope Diamond Smithsonian Museum


 

DC INNS – How many Smithsonian Museums? A Local’s Guide to Touring DC


What should you do in Washington DC? Let the locals help you decide! There are 19 Smithsonians. Which do you go to? The Library of Congress shouldn't be ...
 

Joan Lunden Behind Closed Doors: Smithsonian Museum


Every year more than 30 million visitors come to the national mall in Washington D.C., to visit the museums and galleries known as the Smithsonian Institution.