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

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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Mosquito! How Can We Ensure Health For All From Mosquito-borne Diseases?

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

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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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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others?

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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

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

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Keep it Balanced

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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

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

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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

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Engineering Batteries

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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

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Stories of Women in STEM: Space

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Energy! How can we ensure sustainable energy for all?

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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BumperDucks

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Weather Lab

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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