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Cool to Carry

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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

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Explore Smithsonian: Dr. Avi Loeb - Jr. Professor of Science

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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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Creature Feature: A Genes and Molecular Machines Lesson

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Expedition: Insects

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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

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Stories of Women of Color in STEM

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

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Mini Golf Motion

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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

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¡Biodiversidad! ¿Cómo podemos equilibrar las necesidades de las personas con las necesidades de otros seres vivos?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Biotechnology! How can we ethically create a sustainable future using biotechnology?

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

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others? NGSS-Aligned Teacher Companion Guide

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Keep it Balanced

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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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