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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 External Adaptations do Pandas Have for Their Unique Diet?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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World of the Small VR

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PROTECTING WHALES

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Shrinking Sutures

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Sustainable Communities
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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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Environmental Justice! How can we create environments that are healthy for everyone?

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Stories of Women in STEM: 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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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Disaster Detector

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Aww Snap! a Snapdragon Study

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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How Can We Find the Best Place for a Plant to Grow?

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

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Mission to the Moon Model

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Weather Lab

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Home on the Range

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PROTEGIENDO A LES BALLENAS

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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

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