Voices

  • Allison Jessing

    Allison Jessing shares the unique challenges encountered in preserving the Smithsonian’s hundreds of time-based and digital media artworks.

  • Dr. Jeremy Drake

    Dr. Jeremy Drake explains the Life in the Cosmos initiative’s multi-disciplinary efforts to understand the conditions that create habitable planets and, possibly, life beyond Earth. 

  • Dr. Melissa Songer

    The Smithsonian has a long history in Myanmar. Dr. Melissa Songer discusses the latest efforts in this global biodiversity hotspot.

  • Steve Velasquez

    In Exiles in America, Steve Velasquez looks at the experience of Cuban exiles as part of a larger project on immigration to the United States.