Smithsonian Institutions

M&M Maker Mars Gives Smithsonian $5M For ExhibitCandy maker Mars Inc. is donating $5 million to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History to create a new gallery focused on business and innovation in the United States dating back to the 1700s, the museum announced Wednesday.
Smithsonian Hosts Third Living Earth FestivalThe Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian hosts its third Living Earth Festival this weekend.
Smithsonian To Open New Chronology Of U.S. HistoryDorothy's ruby slippers from "The Wizard of Oz" have a new home with a diverse set of artifacts in a new timeline of American history that includes a piece of Plymouth Rock, a slave ship manifest, Alexander Graham Bell's telephone and Kermit the Frog at the Smithsonian Institution.