New exhibit at National Geographic Museum tells the story of lesser-known queens.
Samsung’s Solve for Tomorrow Contest winners come from Virginia, Missouri and North Carolina.
The dollar coin first appeared in 1792, but official paper money didn’t arrive until the Civil War.
The Conservation Biology Institute gives Smithsonian scientists a chance to work with threatened species that need room to roam.
Naomi Wadler has continued to raise awareness that black girls die in shootings, too.
WHERE WE LIVE | Citizens of the Fairfax community love its small-town feel as a refuge from booming nearby Tysons.
Glendon Warner, who recently opened a shop in Maryland, sells toys that reflect the kids who play with them.
Austin Perine wants to save animals and people from going hungry.
Boy falls asleep, girl gets 3 standing ovations during president’s very long speech.
South Korea is working to become more Muslim-friendly to attract tourists.