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

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

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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Tami's Tower: Pensemos en la ingeniería

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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

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

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can We Know About the Reproductive Cycle of an Animal by Its Poop?

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Disaster Detector

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Showbiz Safari

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

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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

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

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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

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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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