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

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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HOW CAN ANIMALS USE THEIR SENSES TO COMMUNICATE?

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

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Explore Smithsonian: What Internal Adaptations do Pandas Have to Eat Bamboo?

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PROTEGIENDO A LES BALLENAS

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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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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?
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How Can We Send a Message Using Sound?

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Beekeeper Presentation featuring Ren Ramsey

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Chemical Reactions in Action

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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module
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World's Deadliest Animal Podcasting Module

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

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PROTECTING WHALES

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Home on the Range

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Penguin Protection

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

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Interview with a Smithsonian Scientist: Dr. Santiago-Blay

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Photosynthesis: Blinded by the Light

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Natural Selection: Common Misconceptions

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Wilderness Watch!

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Keep it Balanced

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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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Filter Fun!

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

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Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module
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Don't Call Me Extinct Podcasting Module

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Showbiz Safari

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