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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Cool to Carry

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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

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¡Food! ¿Cómo podemos garantizar una buena nutrició para todos?

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Aquation: The Freshwater Access Game

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Creature Feature: A Genes and Molecular Machines Lesson

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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¡BIOTECNOLOGÍA! ¿Cómo podemos crear un futuro sostenible usando labiotecnología de forma ética?

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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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Storm Smart

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How Does a Curator of Great Cats Monitor the Health of Individual Lions in a Pride?

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Engineering Circuits

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Sugar Simulation

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of 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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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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

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¡Comunidades Sostenibles! ¿Cómo contribuiremos al progreso de nuestra comunidad?

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

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Weather Lab

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COSIP.TV: ¡COVID-19! ¿Cómo puedo protegerme a mí mismo y a los demás?

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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