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Cover of the Keep it Balanced activity with an illustration of the endocrine system and a hand holding cards that say blood sugar increases and blood sugar decreases
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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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Morphy

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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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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¡Biodiversidad! ¿Cómo podemos equilibrar las necesidades de las personas con las necesidades de otros seres vivos?

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

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

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Explore Smithsonian: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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

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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 Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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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: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Mini Golf Motion

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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HOW CAN ANIMALS USE THEIR SENSES TO COMMUNICATE?

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Aww Snap! a Snapdragon Study

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Habitats

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Stories of Women IN STEM at the Smithsonian
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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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