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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 the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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

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

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

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Sunlight on the National Mall

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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Mini Golf Motion

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¡Comunidades Sostenibles! ¿Cómo contribuiremos al progreso de nuestra comunidad?

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Disaster Detector

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Engineering Batteries

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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

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Glider Guide

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Showbiz Safari

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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