Explore a 3D scan of the Apollo 11 capsule
It wouldn't hurt to cue up "Space Oddity" while you're at it.
Original USS Enterprise prop restored to its former glory
The restored NCC-1701 is available to view in the Air and Space museum's new Milestones of Flight exhibition.
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How real spacesuits differ from movie versions
Apparently, no astronaut or cosmonaut has ever died before due to spacesuit malfunction.
Smithsonian crowdfunds preservation of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit
The Smithsonian turns to Kickstarter for help with the long-term preservation of Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit.
Neil Armstrong kept the original moon landing camera in his closet
If you were the first to set foot on a celestial body, wouldn't you keep a few mementos from the t...
The heart of the Smithsonian's design museum is an API
The Smithsonian Institute's Cooper Hewitt design museum got a recent overhaul, and at its core is...
The Smithsonian now lets you see 40,000 pieces of art online
The Smithsonian vowed that it would open up its digital collection by early 2015, and it's clearly...
Here's how the first 3D-printed presidential portrait was made
One of the highlights of the White House's first-ever Maker Faire was another first: a 3D-printed...