The Smithsonian asks and answers questions about science, art, history and culture, exciting the learning in everyone, every day.
The Smithsonian has recently launched a new website seriouslyamazing.com which “poses questions and answers to show people how it can be an exciting resource for discovery and learning.”
They have created " seven quirky characthers to symbolize the questions the Smithsonian asks and answers every day:
* The Wild represents the diversity of the animal kingdom
* The Mash-Up stands for the ways people share culture
* The Green reflects the wonder of the natural landscape
* The New is where technology and creativity collide
* The Masterpiece embodies artistic expression
* The Storyteller is about America, its people and the tales they tell
* The Discoverer explores our world and the universe
Take some time to explore this site. You may discover many new resources available at the Smithonian!
Via Beth Dichter, Gordon Dahlby