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Photosynthesis: Blinded by the Light

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Anemometer Energy!

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Light Up the Cave

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists use Electricity to Study Fish Populations?

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Ouch! I Need a Bandage: Designing, Constructing, and Packaging a Bandage

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Expedition: Insects

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Habitats

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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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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Sugar Simulation

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How Can We Change Solids And Liquids?

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can We Know About the Reproductive Cycle of an Animal by Its Poop?

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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module
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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module

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Falling 101

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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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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Channel Challenge!

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Filter Fun!

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Showbiz Safari

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Explore Smithsonian: How can Scientists Track the Movement of an Invasive Species of Fish?

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Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Santiago-Blay

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

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Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module
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Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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A WEIGHTY PROBLEM

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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