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

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Styling Sun Safety

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Habitats

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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: Courtney Dressing - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Graduate Student

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Weather Lab

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Keep it Balanced

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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Penguin Protection

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Climate Action! How can we mitigate human impacts on the atmosphere?

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

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Shrinking Sutures

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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

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