Smithsonian Channel
03/25/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
For centuries, women have been defying cultural expectations and following their passion for STEM – and making some of the world’s most important scientific contributions along the way. Honor our science heroines with this playlist: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/25/2017 at 14:30. Facebook
Komodo Island -- where every day is a fight for supremacy and survival for the gargantuan, 150-pound lizards that live here.
Watch the battle unfold in the full episode of Dragon Island, now streaming online.

Dragon Island (Full Episode)
Smithsonian Channel
03/25/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Unlike past extinction events, the next great die-off could come not with a bang but a slow decline: Scientists estimate that by 2050, as many as 50% of the world’s species could be endangered. Mass Extinction: Life at the Brink reveals how it’s already happening today at 4: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/25/2017 at 00:01. Facebook
Did you miss any of the Weapon Hunter’s latest incredible builds? See a Marine mega-gun, an undercover tank destroyer, and more on a full-season marathon, starting at 5PM on Saturday. [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
yesterday at 21:00. Facebook
It’s been almost 13 years since the deadly Indian Ocean tsunami. Are we prepared for the next one? Asian Tsunami: The Deadliest Wave looks at current early warning systems tomorrow at 3: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
yesterday at 16:00. Facebook
Every 660,000 years, this hidden volcano below Yellowstone erupts. By that calendar, we’re overdue for the next one. See what it would mean for the global climate on Yellowstone Supervolcano - Saturday at 1PM: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
yesterday at 13:02. Facebook
Faster than a road trip and way more scenic, Aerial America follows I-95 from New England all the way to the South tonight, in two back-to-back episodes starting at 8. [ Link ]
Not willing to sit by as their country was torn apart by war, many incredible women joined the fight. Some served as nurses in the medical tents, while others took a more covert approach - joining both the Union and Confederate armies in disguise as men. From Civil War 360: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/23/2017 at 21:38. Facebook
Born in 1892, Bessie Coleman was a young girl when aviation became a reality. But with racial and gender equality still far on the horizon, she had to forge her own path to become the first African American female pilot. From Black Wings: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/23/2017 at 16:31. Facebook
During the Cold War, this sub patrolled the frigid waters between Canada and Russia. Now, it's destined to become a museum - if the Humongous Moves team can get it out of the water. The new series premieres Sunday: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/23/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
With the largest weapons capacity in the Air Force, the B-52 has to get creative when it comes to storage. Here’s where she puts more than 70,000 pounds of firepower. See the full episode of Air Warriors online now: [ Link ]
Happy birthday, William Shatner! The actor, born on this day in 1931, will always be Captain James T. Kirk to us. From Building Star Trek: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/22/2017 at 20:21. Facebook
After a long hibernation, these massive Kodiak bears are ready for a sushi feast. See more Alaskan wonders on Aerial America tonight at 10: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/22/2017 at 16:42. Facebook
The psychedelic colors of the undersea world are as unpredictable as they are beautiful. There’s more than just aquatic aesthetics at play on Secrets of the Great Barrier Reef tonight at 9: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/22/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
The Jardines de la Reina barrier reef thrives as an untouched ecosystem off the southern coast of Cuba - it's one of the few healthy reefs left in the world. Explore the hidden jewel that is Castro’s Secret Reef tonight at 8: [ Link ]
How do you move the world’s most unmoveable objects? Humongous Moves follows the nail-biting, ingenious ways this crew of talented haulers takes on some very unusual jobs. Series premieres Sunday at 9: [ Link ]

Humongous Moves
Smithsonian Channel
03/21/2017 at 21:00. Facebook
Today is the 400th anniversary of the burial of Pocahontas.
She's immortalized in the dome of the U.S. Capitol, but few people know her true, complex life story.
See Pocahontas as you've never seen her before - this Monday on the premiere of Pocahontas: Beyond the Myth. [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/21/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
At a time when most reefs are endangered, the Jardines de la Reina in Cuba is thriving - an unintended benefit of Fidel Castro’s deep paranoia. See more on Castro’s Secret Reef tomorrow at 8: [ Link ]
Smithsonian Channel
03/21/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
Smithsonian Channel Celebrates Courageous Pioneers During Women's History Month. Two hour-long specials focus on Pocahontas & adventurer Marianne North

Smithsonian Channel Celebrates Courageous Pioneers During Women's History Month - GirlTalkHQ
Smithsonian Channel
03/21/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Did a new coat of paint doom this Airbus A320? Air Disasters investigates the shocking crash of XL Airways Flight 888T tonight at 8: [ Link ]