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

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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: How Can a Greenhouse Use Technology to Meet the Needs of Different Types of Plants?

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Stories of Women in STEM: Symbiosis

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

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Mini Golf Motion

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Showbiz Safari

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Weather Lab

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

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Disaster Detector

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

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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

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

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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¡BIOTECNOLOGÍA! ¿Cómo podemos crear un futuro sostenible usando labiotecnología de forma ética?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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

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

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BumperDucks

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

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