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Air Force Civilian Careers

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Civil Air Patrol lessons to support the US Space Force

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

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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Cari

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Good Thinking: Make Sense of Science Class

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Chill Out: Tiny Refrigerator Saves Hubble Camera

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Styling Sun Safety

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Dressed to Protect

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Digital Initiatives in STEM Education

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Astrophysicist Explains Dark Matter and 4 other Cosmic Phenomena

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Space Mission Operations

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Space Force Recruiting Site

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Lisa Sedares, Project Leader JPSS Flight and Ground Projects - STEM Literacy Project

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Federal Aviation Administration Commercial Space Transportation Careers

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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NIST Summer Institute for Middle School Science Teachers

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Virtual Sungazing

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Department of Labor My Next Move - Explore Occupations

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Global Generations | The Global Classroom | November
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Smithsonian | Global Generations | The Global Classroom | November

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Shrinking Sutures

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Filter Fun!

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Teaching with Telescopes

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LASER i3 in North Carolina

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Hands-on science and non-English speakers

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2013 Biodiversity: Smithsonian Science Education Academy for Teachers

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Autumn-Lynn Harrison - Earth Optimism Summit 2017

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Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum's Teacher Innovator Institute (TII)

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

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Astrophysicist Explains first James Webb images

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