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

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

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingenierĂ­a

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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

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Sustainable Communities

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Mini Golf Motion

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World of the Small VR

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Engineering Batteries

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Engineering Circuits

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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

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Weather Lab

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Storm Smart

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

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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

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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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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Sample Populations of Fish and Invertebrates Along the Shorelines?

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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

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Keep it Balanced

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

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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