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

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Styling Sun Safety
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Styling Sun Safety

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Shrinking Sutures
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Shrinking Sutures

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Habitats

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Expedition: Insects

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Morphy

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Stories of Women IN STEM at the Smithsonian
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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Education
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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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Mission to the Moon Model

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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Storm Smart

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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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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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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 can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Ouch! I Need a Band-Aid®: Designing, Constructing, and Packaging a Band-Aid

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

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Mini Golf Motion

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Explore Smithsonian: What External Adaptations do Pandas Have for Their Unique Diet?

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Showbiz Safari

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