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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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Teacher Tips: Weather

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How Can Animals Use Their Senses To Communicate?

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Showbiz Safari

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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Ouch! I Need a Bandage: Designing, Constructing, and Packaging a Bandage

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

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Styling Sun Safety

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Mini Golf Motion

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Storm Smart

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

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingenierĂ­a

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

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Penguin Protection

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Sunlight on the National Mall

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

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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