10,000 years of volcanic activity at your fingertips. Includes weekly updates on volcanic activity.
Watch a program from our video webcast archives or view our upcoming schedule. Bring a Smithsonian Scientist to your students with Smithsonian Science How!
Fast-paced webcast series engages middle school students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) topics in just 30 minutes.
Great for birds and for people, The Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center developed the world’s first and only 100% organic and shade-grown coffee certification.
The resources here will help you make an informed decision about COVID‑19 vaccines and help you discuss the vaccines with your family, friends, and community.
Students learn about the science behind vaccines; examine issues of equity, access, and misinformation; and more.
If you are not looking forward to raking up all those leaves and cutting dormant perennials, you are in luck!
Perseverance is the latest rover to land on Mars. It will seek signs of ancient life and collect rock samples that may later be returned to Earth.
The Smithsonian's mineral and gem collection at the National Museum of Natural History is one of the largest of its kind in the world.
Unlike other infectious diseases, where a single dose or series of doses confers long-term protection, flu vaccination is an annual affair.
Learn about these incredible animals—and the ecosystems in which they play a role.
Pioneering technology to offset the effects of climate change on reefs.