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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Michael Wise

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Earth & Space Science
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Space Environment

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Earth & Space Science
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How Can Animals Use Their Senses To Communicate?

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Grade 4
Life Science
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Ask an Expert -- The Corona Spy Satellite

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Earth & Space Science
Illustration of a rocket launch with text saying Go For Launch FAA.gov/space
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FAA : Commercial Space 101

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National Science Foundation and National Solar Observatory Google Classrooms

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Earth & Space Science
The side of a building with lettering that says Chapman Training Complex and a news title across the bottom that says this is not space camp.
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This is not space camp': Watch how recruits train for US Space Force

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Earth & Space Science
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Conceptual Change: How New Ideas Take Root

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Education
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Lycée Sainte Marie Bastide Capstone Video

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Webcast

Implicit Bias: How it impacts DEAI efforts in K-12 STEM Education

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Strategic Planning Institute 2013

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Education
Preview of the Smithsonian Science Education Centers info graphic on transforming science education
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Transforming Science Education

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"Science is fun, active, and hands-on."

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That’s so Meta(cognitive)!

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Education
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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Earth & Space Science
Illustration of a rocket launch with text saying Go For Launch FAA.gov/space
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Commercial Space Data

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Will Santos, Senior Structural Dynamics Engineer - STEM Literacy Project

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Opening Our Minds & Success in Conservation - Plenary 1 - Earth Optimism Summit 2017

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Education
A close up version of the surface of the Moon with white text that says Artemis STEM learning pathway and the Artemis logo of a white A with a red swoosh through it  a blue quarter circle underneath it and white text that says Artemis.
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Artemis I STEM Learning Pathway

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

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Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Life Science
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Space Career Resource Guide

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Smithsonian Science for Global Goals

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Sustainability
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“I love the training!”

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Glider Guide Title Screen
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Glider Guide

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Grade 2
Earth & Space Science
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Photosynthesis: Blinded by the Light

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Life Science
Map of the moon with text that says astrogeology planets and moons.
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Astralgeology - Planets and Moons

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Night sky with silhouettes of trees with a bright green streak in the sky
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Space Weather and Earth's Aurora

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Earth & Space Science
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Licenses & Permits: Commercial Space

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Showbiz Safari

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Grade 1
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Life Science
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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Grade 1
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Kindergarten
Earth & Space Science