Posts Tagged ‘Smithsonian’

9/11 Stories

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

A documentary about the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History’s 9/11 collection. Found at YouTube from X.

Octavius The Octopus

Friday, May 13th, 2011

Following in the footsteps (er, tentacles) of Caroline, meet Octavius, the new giant Pacific octopus at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo. Found at Discovery News.

Julia Child Boils Up Some Primordial Soup

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Julia Child cooks up a batch of primordial soup and explains how these simple ingredients produce amino acids – the building blocks of life. This video played in the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum’s Life in The Universe gallery from 1976 until the gallery closed. Found at YouTube from airandspace.