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

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Elementary Weather Lesson

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Morphy

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

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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

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

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Engineering Batteries

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Creature Feature: A Genes and Molecular Machines Lesson

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Force of Friction

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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Cool to Carry

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Weather Lab

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How Can I Win a Game of Flashlight Tag?

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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What's the Code? Coding Robot Movements Using Sound

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Mission to the Moon Model

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

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Shutterbugs: Wiggle and Stomp

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Habitats

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Tami's Tower: Let's Think About Engineering

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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

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

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