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

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STCMS™: Genes and Molecular Machines

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Electric Circuits– Making a Filament

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounts, and Elements– Marking Chromotography Paper

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STC Program: Light Unit Kit

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Science Starts With a Question: Energy (Student Guide)

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Exploring Properties of Matter– Surface Gravity

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Mini Golf Motion

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STC Secondary: Exploring the Nature of Light

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Floating and Sinking– What Do We Know About Floating and Sinking?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Floating and Sinking– How is Salt Water Different from Fresh Water?

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Floating and Sinking– Which Things Float? Which Things Sink?

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Investigating Circuit Design– Solar Cells

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STCMS™: Electricity, Waves, and Information Transfer

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STC Program: Energy, Machines, and Motion Unit Kit

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How Can We Change Solids and Liquids?
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How Can We Change Solids and Liquids?

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

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STC Secondary: Working with Motors and Simple Machines

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STCMS™: Electricity, Waves, and Information Transfer (2018)

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Sound — Lessons 1-4: Materials

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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STC Secondary: Experimenting with Forces and Motion

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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STC Secondary: Exploring the Properties of Matter Unit

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