Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
628 documents - page 1 of 32

The story of evolution in 25 discoveries the evidence and the people who found it Donald R. Prothero

Title:
Story of evolution in twenty five discoveries
Author:
Prothero, Donald R.,  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 360 pages) illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Date:
2020
Topic:
Evolution--Research  Search this
Evolution--History  Search this
Evolution  Search this
Évolution--Recherche  Search this
Évolution--Histoire  Search this
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Evolution  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1155954

NASA's First Chimp in Space

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-07-01T15:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_9wdbV4SBGYo

Can This Chimp Figure Out How to Use a Video Camera?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-12-01T16:30:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_lZKcHv9tsLk

Eat live termites for breakfast? Your ancestors might have!

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-04-17T14:41:13.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNZP
Data Source:
National Zoo
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNZP
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_si5sctg-4e4

HOT (Human Origins Today) Topic: The Earliest Human Ancestors

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-03-10T23:10:58.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianNMNH
Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianNMNH
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_CyVOWaBTmgU

What You Thought You Knew About Evolution is Changing

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-04-08T20:34:30.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_EnAKYinrASk

Geek Moment with Ham the Chimpanzee

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-12-20T15:18:36.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
See more by:
airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_T_H56U5-HBE

Folder 6 Postcards, National Zoological Park, circa 1948 and undated

Container:
Box 16 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, National Zoological Park, Office of Public Affairs, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Series 3: GENERAL SUBJECT FILES, CIRCA 1868-1988 AND UNDATED. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY. / Box 16
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0365-refidd1e1996

Folder 9 Chimpanzee, "Ham" the chimponaut, 1961-1964, 1973, 1978, 1980-1981, 1986. Includes newspaper and magazine articles, photographs and fact sheets.

Container:
Box 22 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, National Zoological Park, Office of Public Affairs, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Series 4: ANIMAL INFORMATION FILES, 1855-1986 AND UNDATED. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY. / Box 22
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0365-refidd1e3159

Folder 10 Chimpanzee, NZP, 1915-1965 and undated. Includes acquisition records and magazine article.

Container:
Box 22 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 365, National Zoological Park, Office of Public Affairs, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Series 4: ANIMAL INFORMATION FILES, 1855-1986 AND UNDATED. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY. / Box 22
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0365-refidd1e3170

Postcards

Container:
Box 16 of 17
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 65, Smithsonian Institution, Chief Clerk, Forms, Circulars, Announcements
See more items in:
Forms, Circulars, Announcements
Forms, Circulars, Announcements / Box 16
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0065-refidd1e698

Newspaper clippings

Collection Creator:
Ya-Ching, Lee  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1935-09 - 1935-12
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Lee Ya-Ching Papers, NASM.2008.0009, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Lee Ya-Ching Papers
Lee Ya-Ching Papers / Series 2: Professional
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2ca5fa7e2-b689-4c6f-bc76-20f574a97d06
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2008-0009-ref114
1 Page(s) matching your search term, top most relevant are shown: View entire project in transcription center
  • View Newspaper clippings digital asset number 1

Capsule, Mercury, MA-5

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Skin & Structure: Titanium
Shingles: Nickel-steel alloy; Beryllium shingles removed
Ablation Shield: Glass fibers, resin
Dimensions:
Overall: 112 in. tall x 73 in. wide at base, 2866lb. (284.5 x 185.4cm, 1300kg)
Other: 112in. (284.5cm)
Support (at base): 73in. (185.4cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680242000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9526233a5-a7bd-475a-b7ea-251325de0e69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680242000
Online Media:

Capsule, Mercury, MR-2

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Skin & Structure: Titanium
Shingles: Nickel-steel alloy (spacecraft); Beryllium (cylindrical section)
Heatshield: Beryllium
Dimensions:
Overall: 112 in tall x 73 in. diameter (284.5 x 185.4cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680267000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cc79cbea-1d51-4dbb-9e7e-d08bc127790b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680267000
Online Media:

Heatshield, Capsule, Mercury, MR-2

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft  Search this
Materials:
Beryllium, Preservative Coating, Paint, Steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 185.42cm (6ft 1in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Parts & Structural Components
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680267001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9424d7967-0db2-4c04-8338-0ebb34074c2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680267001

Primate Capsule, Mercury

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum and Fiberglass
Dimensions:
Overall: 40 in. tall x 20 in. wide x 16 in. long (101.6 x 50.8 x 40.64cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Manned Spacecraft Center.
Inventory Number:
A19680268000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cadd7121-e921-46a8-8ad4-ba9bf3d29498
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680268000
Online Media:

Primate Capsule, Mercury

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum and Fiberglass
Dimensions:
Overall: 40 x 20 x 16in. (101.6 x 50.8 x 40.64cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680280000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv906ea1edf-2b05-4e6b-88d8-b062a50a1ff0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680280000
Online Media:

Primate Capsule, Mercury

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum and Fiberglass
Dimensions:
Height: 40 in. (102 cm); Width: 20 in. (51 cm); Length: 16 in. (41 cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680281000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f9cc4479-b9d4-412b-8865-6f1db880b460
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680281000
Online Media:

Primate Capsule, Mercury

Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum and Fiberglass
Dimensions:
Overall: 40 in. tall x 20 in. wide x 16 in. deep (101.6 x 50.8 x 40.6cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19680282000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv943d02537-c2e0-4c18-84bf-637bd29856ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19680282000
Online Media:

Primate Capsule, Mercury

Title:
Primate Capsule, Mercury
Manufacturer:
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Fiberglass
Paint
Plexiglas
Steel
Aluminum
Rubber
Synthetic Fabric
Lead
Plastic
Copper
Adhesive
Dimensions:
Overall: 94 × 47 × 38.7cm, 22.7kg (37 × 18 1/2 × 15 1/4 in., 50lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Test Vehicles
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19721176000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Destination Moon
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv919ef2bab-fb69-4c48-9813-131283ce4cc4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19721176000

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By