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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?

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

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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Stories of Women of Color in STEM

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

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Science Starts With a Question: Chemical Reactions (Student Guide)

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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BumperDucks

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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

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Mini Golf Motion

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Showbiz Safari

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

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive? المجتمعات المستدامة! كيف يمكننا مساعدة مجتمعنا على الازدهار؟

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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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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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Keep it Balanced

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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