News for 2006
One of the rarest and most highly prized minerals in the world are on display in the dazzling exhibition Gold at the American Museum of Natural History from November 18, 2006, through August 19, 2007. The exhibition explores the historical fascination...
 
The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History received a $1.1 million gift from The Tiffany & Co. Foundation to establish a collection in its name as part of the museum's National Gem Collection. The gift will establish an endowment for...
 
In May 2006, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will present "Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005", a rich, contextual journey through the evolution of dining from 1500 to 2005. More than 300 objects, including historic and modern...
 
As Congress turned its attention to abandoned mine reclamation issues on Thursday by hearing testimony on the issue from all comers, Trout Unlimited announced plans to expand its efforts to tackle abandoned mine recovery efforts across the West.
 
The Palace Museum in Beijing and the World Monuments Fund announced today that the two organizations are expanding their unprecedented partnership of the past five years and will work together on a major new initiative in the Forbidden City...