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Shining new light on: air and space, history, science, nature and pop culture. Smithsonian Channel. It’s Brighter Here.

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Joined on July 03, 2009
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Only 30 tickets are available for the luxury Seven Stars of Kyushu train in Japan. Passengers must enter a lottery for a ticket, sometimes years in advance. Tune in for a new episode of Mighty Trains tonight at 8 PM. https://t.co/856gmuVdq0

Only 30 tickets are available for the luxury Seven Stars of Kyushu train in Japan. Passengers must enter a lottery for a ticket, sometimes years in advance. Tune in for a new episode of Mighty Trains tonight at 8 PM. https://t.co/856gmuVdq0

🗓#OTD in 1960, the Woolworth lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina was desegregated after 6 months of protests. Learn about why this was a key moment in history with @Dometi_ & @SmithsonianSec: https://t.co/uwha8M4oe9 #ConversationsInContext

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You have to see it to believe it. We're talking about the beauty of Greece! Catch two back-to-back episodes of Aerial Greece tonight starting a 7 PM. https://t.co/dVeg5MFu3b

You have to see it to believe it. We're talking about the beauty of Greece! Catch two back-to-back episodes of Aerial Greece tonight starting a 7 PM. https://t.co/dVeg5MFu3b

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World-renowned dog trainer, @VictoriaS is hosting a Facebook Live Q&A this Monday at 3 PM to answer all your pandemic puppy questions. Dog lovers: you don't want to miss this! #DogsWithJobs https://t.co/oUjhHpgmFo

World-renowned dog trainer, @VictoriaS is hosting a Facebook Live Q&A this Monday at 3 PM to answer all your pandemic puppy questions.

 Dog lovers: you don't want to miss this! #DogsWithJobs https://t.co/oUjhHpgmFo

Join me live on Monday! https://t.co/yztXfrezGC

🗓#OTD in 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius erupted and destroyed Pompeii. 

The eruption seemed to happen suddenly. Now, experts suggest the event was hours long. 
🎥Secrets: Gangs of Pompeii https://t.co/Rn6vBGtm5J

🗓#OTD in 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius erupted and destroyed Pompeii. The eruption seemed to happen suddenly. Now, experts suggest the event was hours long. 🎥Secrets: Gangs of Pompeii https://t.co/Rn6vBGtm5J

This highly sought-after luxury sleeper train only has 30 tickets available per trip, and some wait years for tickets! 

We're talking about the Seven Stars of Kyushu in Japan. A new episode of Mighty Trains airs this Sunday at 8 PM. https://t.co/xFhHlQJakw

This highly sought-after luxury sleeper train only has 30 tickets available per trip, and some wait years for tickets! We're talking about the Seven Stars of Kyushu in Japan. A new episode of Mighty Trains airs this Sunday at 8 PM. https://t.co/xFhHlQJakw

World-renowned dog trainer, @VictoriaS is hosting a Facebook Live Q&A this Monday at 3 PM to answer all your pandemic puppy questions.

 Dog lovers: you don't want to miss this! #DogsWithJobs https://t.co/oUjhHpgmFo

World-renowned dog trainer, @VictoriaS is hosting a Facebook Live Q&A this Monday at 3 PM to answer all your pandemic puppy questions. Dog lovers: you don't want to miss this! #DogsWithJobs https://t.co/oUjhHpgmFo

Both of these animals have the same idea: aim for the head. A hungry honey badger and a fearless mole snake duke it out and insist on fighting to the death. 
🎥Honey Badger Grit https://t.co/p21AhHe5R0

Both of these animals have the same idea: aim for the head. A hungry honey badger and a fearless mole snake duke it out and insist on fighting to the death. 🎥Honey Badger Grit https://t.co/p21AhHe5R0

In a remote part of the galaxy, the only thing they have is each other... and a really cool new starship. 
@Nickelodeon's #StarTrekProdigy is coming this fall to #ParamountPlus. https://t.co/FzprlxdDI2 https://t.co/wd6X5GQPLZ

In a remote part of the galaxy, the only thing they have is each other... and a really cool new starship. @Nickelodeon's #StarTrekProdigy is coming this fall to #ParamountPlus. https://t.co/FzprlxdDI2 https://t.co/wd6X5GQPLZ

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🦧After months of recuperation, Beni the orangutan finally gets to reunite with his classmates and continue his journey. And he gets straight to hangin'... literally! 
🎥Orangutan Jungle School https://t.co/5hggvgmSpQ

🦧After months of recuperation, Beni the orangutan finally gets to reunite with his classmates and continue his journey. And he gets straight to hangin'... literally! 🎥Orangutan Jungle School https://t.co/5hggvgmSpQ

@smithsonian In the ancient Olympic Games, there were no gold, silver, or bronze medals. Winners were crowned with a wreath made of stems bearing leaves of wild olive. The specimen pictured was collected in Thermopylae, Greece by German botanist J. Mattfeld in 1926. https://t.co/dt0Kpyrr2u

@smithsonian In the ancient Olympic Games, there were no gold, silver, or bronze medals. Winners were crowned with a wreath made of stems bearing leaves of wild olive. The specimen pictured was collected in Thermopylae, Greece by German botanist J. Mattfeld in 1926. https://t.co/dt0Kpyrr2u

As many as 500,000 tule elk once roamed the coast of California, but they were hunted to extinction in the mid-1860s. Now, a secret refuge offers them hope. Catch Aerial America tomorrow at 11 AM and tune in early for back-to-back episodes. https://t.co/1XtAQcSKAx

As many as 500,000 tule elk once roamed the coast of California, but they were hunted to extinction in the mid-1860s. Now, a secret refuge offers them hope. Catch Aerial America tomorrow at 11 AM and tune in early for back-to-back episodes. https://t.co/1XtAQcSKAx

The incendiary truth behind the world's wildfire crisis hits theaters August 6 #BringYourOwnBrigade https://t.co/DDJIhywY64

The incendiary truth behind the world's wildfire crisis hits theaters August 6 #BringYourOwnBrigade https://t.co/DDJIhywY64

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This snow leopard needs to stay still next to her kill before other predators prowl her way. Watch ⬇️
 🎥Survival of the Snow Leopard https://t.co/tM5e53rzl3

This snow leopard needs to stay still next to her kill before other predators prowl her way. Watch ⬇️ 🎥Survival of the Snow Leopard https://t.co/tM5e53rzl3

Join us as we examine the myriad ways animals sleep— all with original hand-drawn animation by artist Aurélie Beatley. Sign up for a (free!) screening of The Secret World of Animal Sleep & find out how the series was made in a post-screening talk and Q&A. https://t.co/MolctMl1qE

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Being pale used to be in... that is, until the 1930s. Sunbathing became a craze that brought in products like spray tans and oils. Learn how tanning took the country by storm tonight in America in Color: The 1930s at 11 PM. https://t.co/PDkma4u6VZ

Being pale used to be in... that is, until the 1930s. Sunbathing became a craze that brought in products like spray tans and oils. Learn how tanning took the country by storm tonight in America in Color: The 1930s at 11 PM. https://t.co/PDkma4u6VZ

🗓#OTD in 1853, the New York State Legislature passed a law to set aside 100's of acres of land to build Central Park. 🏞 
🎥Aerial America: Man-Made Marvels https://t.co/RSCgpT7HNg

🗓#OTD in 1853, the New York State Legislature passed a law to set aside 100's of acres of land to build Central Park. 🏞 🎥Aerial America: Man-Made Marvels https://t.co/RSCgpT7HNg

This predator was the size of a large shipping container! Could it be a dinosaur or a reptile? Nope... it's a bird! Learn all about this giant flying beast tonight in World's Biggest Beasts airs tonight at 9 PM. https://t.co/e0aMSRGbfT

This predator was the size of a large shipping container! Could it be a dinosaur or a reptile? Nope... it's a bird! Learn all about this giant flying beast tonight in World's Biggest Beasts airs tonight at 9 PM. https://t.co/e0aMSRGbfT

Iris the Labrador is one of only 30 running dog guides in America. 🦮Learn how Iris gave their owner a new lease on life tonight in Dogs with Extraordinary Jobs: The Protectors with @VictoriaS at 8 PM. tonight at 8 PM. https://t.co/yBwNLT4jQa

Iris the Labrador is one of only 30 running dog guides in America. 🦮Learn how Iris gave their owner a new lease on life tonight in Dogs with Extraordinary Jobs: The Protectors with @VictoriaS at 8 PM. tonight at 8 PM. https://t.co/yBwNLT4jQa

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