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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Energy! How can we ensure sustainable energy for all?

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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¡Biodiversidad! ¿Cómo podemos equilibrar las necesidades de las personas con las necesidades de otros seres vivos?

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

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

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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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: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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

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Keep it Balanced

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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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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Biotechnology! How can we ethically create a sustainable future using biotechnology?

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Cool to Carry

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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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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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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