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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Storm Smart

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Expedition: Insects

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Aww Snap! a Snapdragon Study

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Mission to the Moon Model

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

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

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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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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Showbiz Safari

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Cool to Carry

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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PROTECTING WHALES

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

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingenierĂ­a

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Mini Golf Motion

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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

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

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

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Dr. Drew, Density, & Diffusion: Dr. Charles Richard Drew Giving Life Through Blood Research

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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

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