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

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Stories of Women IN STEM at the Smithsonian
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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Disaster Detector

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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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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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Styling Sun Safety

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can We Know About the Reproductive Cycle of an Animal by Its Poop?

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Light Up the Cave

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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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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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingenierĂ­a

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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World of the Small VR

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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

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

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Engineering Circuits

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Weather Lab

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Rock and Roll: Balancing River Rocks

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others? NGSS-Aligned Teacher Companion Guide

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