“The Wonder Years” comes to the Smithsonian

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Three men get bionic hands
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Are cute little gerbils to blame for Bubonic Plague?
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Spacewalking astronauts turn cable guys
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How to build the perfect snowman
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Monkey is top dog among animal actors
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What's the difference between bacteria and viruses?
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Would you eat soup made from crickets?
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NASCAR coming to a school near you – maybe yours!
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Frozen continent could be key to Earth's future
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Should pets be allowed to travel on trains?
Meet the new Thor and Captain America
For decades, comic books have been printed in color. But now they truly reflect American society. The new Captain America is black. A Superman who is suspiciously similar to President Barack...
For decades, comic books have been printed in color. But now they truly reflect American society. The new Captain America is black. A Superman who is suspiciously similar to President Barack...
For decades, comic books have been printed in color. But now they truly reflect American society. The new Capt...
- Posted on December 22, 2014
Rat rods rock as rusty rides
Peter Duvaloois' rat rods are way cooler than your car. The fast machines are pieced together from vintage parts and scrapyard finds. They also are rustier and turn more heads on the highway...
Peter Duvaloois' rat rods are way cooler than your car. The fast machines are pieced together from vintage parts and scrapyard finds. They also are rustier and turn more heads on the highway...
Peter Duvaloois' rat rods are way cooler than your car. The fast machines are pieced together from vintage par...
- Posted on December 22, 2014
“We’re monster trucking the world”
American entertainment has been rolling all over the world for decades. Now, another American phenomenon is rumbling and its popularity has crossed into other countries. It's monster trucks. ...
American entertainment has been rolling all over the world for decades. Now, another American phenomenon is rumbling and its popularity has crossed into other countries. It's monster trucks. ...
American entertainment has been rolling all over the world for decades. Now, another American phenomenon is rumbling ...
- Posted on December 19, 2014
Kobe passes Michael on list of top scoring hoopsters
Kobe Bryant has reached a milestone. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA's career scoring list Sunday night. It happened in a 100-94 Laker victo...
Kobe Bryant has reached a milestone. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball star passed Michael Jordan for third on the NBA's career scoring list Sunday night. It happened in a 100-94 Laker victo...
Kobe Bryant has reached a milestone. The Los Angeles Lakers basketball star passed Michael Jordan for third on...
- Posted on December 19, 2014
Scientists attempt to re-create how life began
How did life on Earth begin? Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the original spark of life. The researchers zapped clay and a chemical soup wi...
How did life on Earth begin? Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the original spark of life. The researchers zapped clay and a chemical soup wi...
How did life on Earth begin? Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the o...
- Posted on December 18, 2014
What were top sellers on iTunes in 2014?
The soundtrack for "Frozen" and Pharrell's viral "Happy" are the year's top-selling album and song on iTunes. Apple announced that Taylor Swift's "1989," is second to "Frozen." Rounding out...
The soundtrack for "Frozen" and Pharrell's viral "Happy" are the year's top-selling album and song on iTunes. Apple announced that Taylor Swift's "1989," is second to "Frozen." Rounding out...
The soundtrack for "Frozen" and Pharrell's viral "Happy" are the year's top-selling album and song on iTunes. ...
- Posted on December 18, 2014
Can color be a hidden persuader?
How important is color in the business world? Google is one of the major U.S. corporations that is trying to find out. The company has already found "a clear link between color and satisfac...
How important is color in the business world? Google is one of the major U.S. corporations that is trying to find out. The company has already found "a clear link between color and satisfac...
How important is color in the business world? Google is one of the major U.S. corporations that is trying to f...
- Posted on December 17, 2014
Humpbacks are invading New York City!
Maybe they want to sing on Broadway. Humpback whales have been approaching New York City in greater numbers. They are gigantic, endangered mammals. They are known for their haunting underwat...
Maybe they want to sing on Broadway. Humpback whales have been approaching New York City in greater numbers. They are gigantic, endangered mammals. They are known for their haunting underwat...
Maybe they want to sing on Broadway. Humpback whales have been approaching New York City in greater numbers. T...
- Posted on December 17, 2014
How can an entire country run out of butter?
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely cause for frowning. It is being rationed. Grocery stores are limiting each ...
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely cause for frowning. It is being rationed. Grocery stores are limiting each ...
When Japanese pose for pictures, instead of saying "Cheese!" some say "Butter!" These days, butter is more likely ca...
- Posted on December 16, 2014
Students stand up, rally against cyberbullying
Students at a Vermont high school are winning praise. They are fighting back against online bullying. A counterattack was organized. They asked the creators of the After School app to take t...
Students at a Vermont high school are winning praise. They are fighting back against online bullying. A counterattack was organized. They asked the creators of the After School app to take t...
Students at a Vermont high school are winning praise. They are fighting back against online bullying. A counterattack...
- Posted on December 16, 2014
Youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner stresses education
Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India this week stressed the importance of uniting people across borders and religions. They want children to be ed...
Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India this week stressed the importance of uniting people across borders and religions. They want children to be ed...
Nobel Peace Prize winners Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India this week stressed the import...
- Posted on December 15, 2014
National Guard flies Santa to remote Arctic village
Volunteers who brought Christmas to a remote Inupiat Eskimo community on Alaska's western coast came bearing necessities. Those included coats and school supplies as well as rare treats like apples...
Volunteers who brought Christmas to a remote Inupiat Eskimo community on Alaska's western coast came bearing necessities. Those included coats and school supplies as well as rare treats like apples...
Volunteers who brought Christmas to a remote Inupiat Eskimo community on Alaska's western coast came bearing necessit...
- Posted on December 15, 2014
Chilled sea turtles head south for a “warm up”
Dozens of sick sea turtles have been flown to Galveston, Texas. The turtles are being treated for hypothermia. The 50 Kemp's ridley sea turtles are an endangered species. They were shocked b...
Dozens of sick sea turtles have been flown to Galveston, Texas. The turtles are being treated for hypothermia. The 50 Kemp's ridley sea turtles are an endangered species. They were shocked b...
Dozens of sick sea turtles have been flown to Galveston, Texas. The turtles are being treated for hypothermia. ...
- Posted on December 12, 2014
Scientist opens mummy coffin, finds more than dust
Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax. Brown is the conservator at Chicago's Field...
Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax. Brown is the conservator at Chicago's Field...
Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scie...
- Posted on December 12, 2014
“The Wonder Years” comes to the Smithsonian
Kevin Arnold's green New York Jets jacket that he wore in "The Wonder Years" has became a piece of history. The jacket, along with other items from the popular TV show, was donated to the Smithsoni...
Kevin Arnold's green New York Jets jacket that he wore in "The Wonder Years" has became a piece of history. The jacket, along with other items from the popular TV show, was donated to the Smithsoni...
Kevin Arnold's green New York Jets jacket that he wore in "The Wonder Years" has became a piece of history. The jacke...
- Posted on December 11, 2014