Posts Tagged ‘smithsonian’

Metro’s Most Popular Trips, by the Numbers

Thanks to PlanItMetro's data dump and Greater Greater Washington's number crunching, we now have a pretty good sense of which Metro stations are busiest at various times of the day. During the morning commute, Union Station sees the most people entering the system (presumably commuters from outside the city/region), and the two Farragut Square stations [...]

Museum of the American Latino May Supersede Smithsonian’s Dark Twisted Fantasy (And Other Revelations From Unbuilt Washington)

The Smithsonian has a museum up for grabs—if only it can finish renovations—and deciding what to do with it has been contentious. Some people want to devote the Museum of Arts and Industries to entrepreneurship and innovation. Most recently, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and others introduced legislation that would turn it into a Museum [...]