Virgin Galactic donates SpaceShipTwo rocket motor to the Smithsonian
The vehicle's historic motor will soon be a museum exhibit.
How Harvard's human computers helped invent modern astronomy
And how the PHaEDRA project is bringing their research into the 21st century.
Neil Armstrong's spacesuit is wasting away
The Smithsonian is racing to build a special case to put it on display next year.
Wander 'Burning Man' in VR with help from the Smithsonian
All the wild art, none of the choking dust.
Museum of African American History is freely digitizing home movies
Just make an appointment at the Washington, DC institution.
The Smithsonian art museum dove into VR with Intel's help
It's a glimpse at how virtual reality can let anyone explore distant museums.
Apollo 11's crew capsule is going on tour
It will visit four cities by 2019 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.
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.