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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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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Keep it Balanced

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Habitats

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

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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A WEIGHTY PROBLEM

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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

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

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¡Food! ¿Cómo podemos garantizar una buena nutrició para todos?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Expedition: Insects

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

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Engineering Circuits

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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Storm Smart

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

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Mini Golf Motion

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

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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