October, 2017

Learn to winterize your boat engine at The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this fall

Learn to winterize your boat engine at The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this fall

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., has planned two workshops to help boaters prepare their engines for the winter season this fall. On Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Decommissioning Your Outboard Motor will teach participants how to safely winterize their motor. A second workshop, from 9 a.m. to noon […]

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Johns Hopkins Scientist Speaks About NASA Mission to the Dwarf Planet Ceres at the Museum of Flight

Johns Hopkins Scientist Speaks About NASA Mission to the Dwarf Planet Ceres at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – On Oct. 21, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab participating scientist Debra Buczkowski will lecture about the discoveries of NASA’s first truly interplanetary spaceship, Dawn. Dawn’s mission features extended stays at two extraterrestrial bodies: giant asteroid Vesta and dwarf planet Ceres in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. Dawn’s super-efficient ion […]

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Three Navy EA-18G Growler Jets Fly To  Museum of Flight

Three Navy EA-18G Growler Jets Fly To Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – Three frontline Navy EA-18G Growler electronic attack jets will fly to the Museum on Oct. 12 to preside over the donation of a 10-foot aircraft carrier model to the Museum. The model will be presented by the officers of VAQ-130 Naval Air Station Whidbey Island to the Museum’s Education Office. The aircraft will […]

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Archives of American Art acquires the extensive audio and video recordings and records of Artists Talk on Art

Archives of American Art acquires the extensive audio and video recordings and records of Artists Talk on Art

The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art announced today that it has acquired the records of Artists Talk on Art (ATOA), including audio and video recordings of more than 500 panel discussions, open screenings, and dialogues held in New York City. The most extensive audiovisual collection that the Archives has ever acquired, the gift features the […]

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