Enjoy an Windows 8 compatible issue of Smithsonian magazine on your Windows devices - includes every story, department, photo and more. Download the FREE Smithsonian magazine app including a FREE sample now! Smithsonian Magazine brings history, science, nature, culture and travel to you: * Explore history and archaeology from the Sphinx to Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War. * Catch up on the latest science from wildlife to evolution and the solar system. * Travel to the best places from Petra to Prague. Stop at art museums and cultural treasures along the way! ABOUT THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION: The Smithsonian Institution has inspired generations through knowledge and discovery since 1846. It's the world's largest complex of museums and research facilities, and it focuses on four core areas: Unlocking the Mysteries of the Universe, Understanding and Sustaining a Biodiverse Planet, World Cultures and the American Experience.