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

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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

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

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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COSIP.TV: ¡COVID-19! ¿Cómo puedo protegerme a mí mismo y a los demás?

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive? المجتمعات المستدامة! كيف يمكننا مساعدة مجتمعنا على الازدهار؟

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Engineering Batteries

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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

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

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

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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