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From the American Art Museum:

Look again at this coat, but don’t try to wear it: it was sculpted from wood by California artist Rene Megroz.
Rene Megroz, Trench Coat, 1997, sugar pine, brass, ink, overall: 49 3/4 x 15 x 6 in. (126.4 x 38.1 x 15.2 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist.

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From the American Art Museum:

Look again at this coat, but don’t try to wear it: it was sculpted from wood by California artist Rene Megroz.

Rene Megroz, Trench Coat, 1997, sugar pine, brass, ink, overall: 49 3/4 x 15 x 6 in. (126.4 x 38.1 x 15.2 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist.

Image description: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer isn’t just a children’s story. New research shows that some reindeer actually do have red noses. 
Read the new science from Smithsonian Magazine on what makes some reindeer noses red.
Photo from Smithsonian Magazine.

Image description: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer isn’t just a children’s story. New research shows that some reindeer actually do have red noses.

Read the new science from Smithsonian Magazine on what makes some reindeer noses red.

Photo from Smithsonian Magazine.

Image description: Explore historical artifacts — including the Wright Brothers airplane and Amelia Earhart’s flight suit — online in 3D through the Smithsonian Institute’s newest project. 
The Smithsonian X 3D Web site lets you manipulate 3D images of the artifacts, allowing you to zoom in and out, spin the object and more.
Check it out at 3d.si.edu.

Image description: Explore historical artifacts — including the Wright Brothers airplane and Amelia Earhart’s flight suit — online in 3D through the Smithsonian Institute’s newest project. 

The Smithsonian X 3D Web site lets you manipulate 3D images of the artifacts, allowing you to zoom in and out, spin the object and more.

Check it out at 3d.si.edu.

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