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Biotechnology! How can we ethically create a sustainable future using biotechnology?

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Disaster Detector

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

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Stories of Women of Color in STEM

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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Energy! How can we ensure sustainable energy for all?

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Environmental Justice! How can we create environments that are healthy for everyone?

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

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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

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BumperDucks

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

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Exploring Planetary Systems– Solar System Explorations

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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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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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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Weather Lab

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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Explore the World of Small Through Virtual Reality

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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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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Mini Golf Motion

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Expedition: Insects

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Stories of Women in STEM: Energy

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