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Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

...and give him a wink."Some other easy ways to get swept up in moon fever:-Follow along on Twitter as the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum recreates, in 140 characters or less per tweet, the eight-day flight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-17/celebrate-45-years-mans-first-steps
Ramblin' Rhodes: James Brown memorabilia is right here in Augusta

...place at the right time.Her mother, Jane Glaser, spent 20 years of her own museums career working with the Smithsonian Institution's Office of Museum Programs.Nancy herself, before coming to Augusta, worked at the Chrysler Museum of Art...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-15/ramblin-rhodes-james-
Washington Monument to reopen after nearly three years

...Rubenstein is co-chairman of a campaign to raise funds to help restore the National Mall, serves as a regent of the Smithsonian Institution and is chairman of the Kennedy Center. He has also made major gifts to the National Archives and Library of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-05-11/washington-monument-reopen-after-ne
The Artside: Fair, exhibits showcase fine art prints

...of Black History. Keynote speaker will be architect Zena Howard, whose award-winning projects include the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., and the International Civil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-22/artside-fair-exhibits
New in rural Tennessee, a mini-Smithsonian

...energy, transportation, science, the military and space flight, the museum can be described as a mini-Smithsonian Institution.There's an earthquake simulator, a 120-foot glass-encased observation tower and a 50-foot metal replica...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-03/new-rural-tennessee-mini-smithsonia
In CSRA, special week salutes contributions of nuclear science

Monday, Oct. 21, begins the Fourth Annual National Nuclear Science Week, sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Nuclear Science and History. Aiken and the Central Savannah River Area are proud to play host to this year's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-19/csra-special-wee
Squirrel invasion sweeping Georgia

...couldn't make this up if I tried.That event was so widespread and unusual that it caught the attention of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-Lived Phenomena, according to a study launched that year by the University of Maryland's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-10-27/squirrel-invasion-sweeping-g
North Georgia squirrels moving en masse

...couldn't make this up if I tried.That event was so widespread and unusual that it caught the attention of the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Short-Lived Phenomena, according to a study launched that year by the University of Maryland's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2013-10-29/north-georgia-
Look closely at the pork

...which Washington has no idea how bad it is ? we can run out of money! The pork included $2 million for Smithsonian Institution roof repair, $150 million for fisheries in Alaska and Michigan, $821 million for dredging projects nationwide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-02-04/look-closely-pork
Vote for principles, progress

...million for new federal cars; $4 million for repairs to the Kennedy Space Center; $2 million for repairs to Smithsonian Institution buildings; and more. How can U.S. Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand and Charles Schumer of New York have the hubris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-02-08/vote-principles-progress