Brazil's oldest natural history museum has burned down. The institution played a crucial part in creating Brazil's identity as a country.
Spiritualist medium Helen Duncan was photographed emitting ectoplasm, supposedly proof of her ability to contact the dead.
The Equal Justice Initiative's new museum seeks to lead a more “honest conversation about racial and economic justice."
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler imagines the museum as a site of hands-on learning and intimacy with the past.