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

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Habitats

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

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

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others?

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

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Mini Golf Motion

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Expedition: Insects

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Aquation: The Freshwater Access Game

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Showbiz Safari

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists use Electricity to Study Fish Populations?

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Dr. Drew, Density, & Diffusion: Dr. Charles Richard Drew Giving Life Through Blood Research

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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

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COSIP.TV: ¡COVID-19! ¿Cómo puedo protegerme a mí mismo y a los demás?

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Sample Populations of Fish and Invertebrates Along the Shorelines?

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Explore Smithsonian: How can Scientists Track the Movement of an Invasive Species of Fish?

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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

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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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