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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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How Can Animals Use Their Senses To Communicate?

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

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Ocean! How can we create a sustainable future for the ocean?

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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Explore Smithsonian: How Are Optical Instruments Tested Before Space Flight?

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

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Mission to the Moon Model

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Vaccines! How can we use science to help our community make decisions about vaccines?

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Food! How Do We Ensure Good Nutrition for All?

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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: What External Adaptations do Pandas Have for Their Unique Diet?

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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