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

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Stories of Women in STEM: Symbiosis

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Weather Lab

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Stories of Women of Color in STEM

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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Creature Feature: A Genes and Molecular Machines Lesson

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive? المجتمعات المستدامة! كيف يمكننا مساعدة مجتمعنا على الازدهار؟

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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

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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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

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Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

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¡Biodiversidad! ¿Cómo podemos equilibrar las necesidades de las personas con las necesidades de otros seres vivos?

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¡Mosquito! ¿Cómo podemos garantizar la salud para todos contra las enfermedades transmitidas por los mosquitos?

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Ocean! How can we create a sustainable future for the ocean?

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BumperDucks

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

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Stories of Women in STEM: Energy

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Keep it Balanced

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

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