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

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How Can We Predict When the Sky Will Be Dark?
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How Can We Predict When The Sky Will Be Dark?

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How can we be ready for the weather?
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How Can We Be Ready for Weather?

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Spacecraft Subsystems

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Chemical Reactions in Action

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How Do Weather And Climate Affect Our Lives?

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Exploring Planetary Systems–Thinking about our Solar System

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Recording Earthquake Waves

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Rocks and Minerals– Lesson 8: Shining a Light on the Minerals

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Convection in the Mantle

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National Air and Space Museum Educator Resources

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STC Secondary: Exploring Plate Tectonics

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Space Weather and Earth's Aurora

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Join the U.S. Space Force

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Illustration of cubesat satellite with grey hexagonal body and blue solar panel wings
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Build a CubeSat!

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Civil Air Patrol lessons to support the US Space Force

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Exploring Planetary Systems– The Solar System:Design

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Classical Orbital Elements (COEs)

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EROS Image of the Week

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Matthew Tan, Aerospace Engineering Student at Stanford

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Johannes Kepler
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Kepler's Laws

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Ecosystems– Material Consideration

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Storm Smart title screen, showing the title (Storm Smart), the play button, the credits button, and links to the Smithsonian Institution Privacy Statement and Smithsonian Kids Online Privacy Statement
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Storm Smart

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Students working at computers
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Aerospace Corporation Careers

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Understanding Weather and Climate

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Illustrated Earth in bottom left with images of the landsat satellites orbiting and the title Ladies of Landsat Power of the Pixel.
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Earth Observation User Case Study: Power of the Pixel - 1972 to 2021

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Weather Lab

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Creating a "Cheat Sheet"

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

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Other Surface Features: Don't Hurry the Slurry

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