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The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum is celebrating the satellite that powered the first TV transmission around the globe 50 years ago.
The world's largest museum complex is being mapped room by room through a partnership with Google.
This year's Smithsonian Folklife Festival features a series of evening concerts on the National Mall, beginning with a group from West Virginia University and a funk concert featuring George Clinton.
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Betty White describes herself as a "zoo nut." So it's fitting during her trip to D.C., she made a stop at the National Zoo for a behind-the-scenes tour and to meet with fans.
TV stars come and go, but one woman with an infectious smile has always been there.
Betty White is headed to Washington and her agenda includes donkeys and elephants, but not the kind roaming on Capitol Hill.
The Smithsonian Institution has named John Gray, founding president of the Autry National Center of the American West, to lead the National Museum of American History.
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