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Campbell Soup turned New Jersey into a tomato-growing state (smithsonianmag.com)
58 points by samclemens 1 day ago | past | 34 comments
A Necropolis in Naples Reveals the Enduring Influence of Ancient Greece (smithsonianmag.com)
66 points by diodorus 2 days ago | past | 6 comments
A Fossilized Blood-Engorged Mosquito Is Found for the First Time Ever (2013) (smithsonianmag.com)
112 points by areoform 2 days ago | past | 65 comments
The Medieval Queens Whose Daring, Murderous Reigns Were Quickly Forgotten (smithsonianmag.com)
71 points by bryanrasmussen 4 days ago | past | 46 comments
Outdoor cats are using $500 Starlink satellite dishes as self-heating beds (smithsonianmag.com)
177 points by perihelions 4 days ago | past | 138 comments
East Africa's Oldest Modern Human Fossil Is Older Than Previously Thought (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by gmays 5 days ago | past | discuss
How the Much-Debated Elgin Marbles Ended Up in England (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by pseudolus 6 days ago | past | discuss
The Hudsonian godwit flies thousands of miles, non-stop (smithsonianmag.com)
32 points by axiomdata316 6 days ago | past | 3 comments
The Medieval Queens Whose Daring, Murderous Reigns Were Quickly Forgotten (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by gmays 7 days ago | past | discuss
China Breaks for Longest Sustained Fusion – 17 Minutes (smithsonianmag.com)
3 points by Angostura 7 days ago | past | discuss
Part of Being a Domestic Goddess in 17th-Century Europe Was Making Medicines (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by jelliclesfarm 8 days ago | past | discuss
Horned Helmets Falsely Attributed to Vikings Are Nearly 3k Years Old (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by pseudolus 8 days ago | past | discuss
China’s Artificial Sun Just Broke a Record for Longest Sustained Nuclear Fusion (smithsonianmag.com)
5 points by rchaudhary 8 days ago | past | discuss
The First Use of OMG Was in a 1917 Letter to Winston Churchill (2012) (smithsonianmag.com)
6 points by Caiero 11 days ago | past | 2 comments
Watch This Goldfish Drive an Aquarium on Wheels (smithsonianmag.com)
3 points by lisper 11 days ago | past | discuss
Teaching a More Complete Picture of MLK (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by bryanrasmussen 11 days ago | past | discuss
Hollowed-Out, 4k-Year-Old Tree Trunk Coffin Discovered (2021) (smithsonianmag.com)
56 points by diodorus 12 days ago | past | 7 comments
Ninety-Nine Fascinating Finds Revealed in 2021 (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by SirLJ 13 days ago | past | discuss
This metal-rich, potato-shaped asteroid could be worth $10 quintillion (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by rustoo 14 days ago | past | 1 comment
Archaeological dig reignites debate over the Old Testament’s historical accuracy (smithsonianmag.com)
78 points by gmays 15 days ago | past | 91 comments
Lost languages discovered in the oldest continuously run libraries (2017) (smithsonianmag.com)
95 points by ALee 16 days ago | past | 80 comments
Archaeological Dig Reignites Debate over the Old Testament’s Historical Accuracy (smithsonianmag.com)
17 points by bryanrasmussen 19 days ago | past | 1 comment
Charles Proteus Steinmetz, the Wizard of Schenectady (2011) (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by turtlegrids 20 days ago | past
What’s entering the public domain on January 1 (smithsonianmag.com)
191 points by sohkamyung 20 days ago | past | 147 comments
DNA Preserved in Lice Glue Reveals South American Mummies’ Secrets (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by sohkamyung 21 days ago | past
Ten Dinosaur Discoveries of 2021 (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by infodocket 23 days ago | past
Teller Reveals His Secrets (2012) (smithsonianmag.com)
117 points by Tomte 28 days ago | past | 68 comments
United Nations Confirms Hottest Temperature Ever Recorded in the Arctic (smithsonianmag.com)
3 points by pseudolus 32 days ago | past
The Effort to Track Killer Asteroids and Comets (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by pseudolus 34 days ago | past
Being Funny (2014) (smithsonianmag.com)
43 points by dang 37 days ago | past | 7 comments

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