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Matthew Tan, Aerospace Engineering Student at Stanford

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EROS Image of the Week

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

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Glider Guide

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Convection in the Mantle

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Universities Space Research Association (USRA) Programs

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Orbit Types

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Recording Earthquake Waves

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Soils– Organizing the Distribution Center

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Spacecraft Subsystems

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STCMS™: Space Systems Exploration

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Land and Water– Literacy Integration (Using Alphabet Box with Science Vocabulary)

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NOAA SciJinks: It’s All About the Weather

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Earth Observation User Case Study: Power of the Pixel - 1972 to 2021

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Exploring Planetary Systems–Thinking about our Solar System

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

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Air Force Legacy

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STC Program: Catastrophic Events Unit Kit

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Sunlight on the National Mall

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Grade 1
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21st CCLC Summer Symposium Plenary, "Girls in STEM" featuring NASA women.

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Live from NOIRLab

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 1: Our Ideas About Weather and Climate– Save Weather Maps

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Robert Latta, Aerospace Engineer

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Exclusive: Get An Inside Look At The US Space Force

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Federal Aviation Administration Commercial Space Transportation Careers

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DoD STARBASE

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Storm Smart

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Kindergarten
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USDA Forest Service Module

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Tales of the modern astronomer

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Inquiry 9.2 Prep Work

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