All Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are closed due to the federal government shutdown.
Now playing at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC.
Discover how space exploration is shaping your world...
Space exploration is having a big impact on your life. Not only is it helping discover a universe of unimaginable scale and beauty, its reaching back down into our world and influencing the way we live.
To Space & Back, takes you on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet. The technology that transports us through space is paving the way for the devices and apps we use every day. What’s happening above and beyond is coming back down to Earth!