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Explore Smithsonian: Dr. Avi Loeb - Jr. Professor of Science

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Sunlight on the National Mall

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?
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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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Biodiversity! How can we balance the needs of people with the needs of other living things?

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Penguin Protection

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Weather Lab

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Explore Smithsonian: How Does a Curator of Great Cats Monitor the Health of Individual Lions in a Pride?

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Explore Smithsonian: How Do Astronomers See the Invisible Parts of the Universe?

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Creature Feature: A Genes and Molecular Machines Lesson

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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¡Comunidades Sostenibles! ¿Cómo contribuiremos al progreso de nuestra comunidad?

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Environmental Justice! How can we create environments that are healthy for everyone?

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Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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BumperDucks

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Explore Smithsonian: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can a Greenhouse Use Technology to Meet the Needs of Different Types of Plants?

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Showbiz Safari

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