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NMAI Profile: Robert J. Welch Jr.
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It’s Time for Asparagus
Fawn Sharp Re-Elected Quinault President
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NB3 Foundation Gifts $80,000
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Sun Flipping Out, Magnetically Speaking
The sun is flipping out. Magnetically, that is. Every 11...
To Boldly Go: Voyager 1 Has Left Our Solar System, Study Says
In the ongoing debate over whether Voyager 1 has actually...
‘Fireball Champions,’ Earth Grazers: Perseid Meteors Set Sky Ablaze
The best meteor show of the year is here, and it promises...
Shooting Stars, Comets and Planets, Oh My! August Skies Full of Fire
August is upon us, and the fireballs have already started....
Driven Crazy By the Moon: Why Our Lunar Obsession Continues
Exactly 44 years ago, on July 20, 1969, the human race...
The World's Best View: 5 Things That Seeing Earth From Outer Space Can Teach Us
The sight of Mother Earth hanging out there all exposed and...
Maya from the Inside: The 13 Bak´tun as Challenge to the Western Mind, See NMAI Webcast Here
The time for worrying about the apocalypse is long over, and the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) is here to tell us why...
Bak'tun 13 Festival: Maya Calendar Tradition and the Way of Life, Webcast Here From the National Museum of the American Indian
The belief held by many that the world is going to end on Friday December 21, 2012, is yet another in the long list of misconceptions of Indigenous Peoples and does no one any favo...
Mayan Festival at National Museum of the American Indian Celebrates Bak’tun, Dispels Misconceptions About 12-21-12
What NASA is debunking with science, indigenous groups are debunking with information about what the Mayans actually predicted...
Apocalypse Not: NASA Video Explains 10 Days Early 'Why the World Didn't End Yesterday'
A wimpy solar cycle, a nonexistent rogue planet and the deep astronomical insights of the Mayan calendar itself have spurred NASA to release a video—10 days before the supposed apo...
Thrilling Geminids, Plus a Possible Bonus New Meteor Shower, Set Sky Ablaze
With all the buzz about the upcoming Mayan Apocalypse (a.k.a. the winter solstice) of December 21, the Geminid meteor shower threatens to be lost in the shuffle...
Moon Gets Sly in the Sky With Saturn, 'Lord of the Rings'
For most of this year we’ve watched Venus and its various assignations as the planet of love (or war, according to ancient Mayan beliefs) has gotten cozy with the moon, Jupiter, th...
Big Black Marble: From Turtle Island Electric to Australian Wildfires, Mother Earth Glitters in the Dark
She sparkles and shimmers when the sun goes down. We have always known this intuitively about our Mother Earth, but now we’ve got shots from space to prove it...
Non-Apocalypse: U.S. Government Assures Everyone That the World Will Live to See the Fiscal Cliff
The fiscal cliff notwithstanding, the U.S...
Sacred Site Defender, Ola Cassadore Davis, Walks On
Ola Cassadore Davis, an outspoken defender of the Apache Nation’s sacred Mount Graham in southeast Arizona, walked on Sunday, November 25. She was 89...
December 1 Brings Countdown to Non-Apocalypse
It’s December 1, 2012, and many around the world are counting down to the purported Mayan Apocalypse, the end of the indigenous group’s Long Count calendar...
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