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

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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

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

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Glider Guide

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

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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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Mission to the Moon Model

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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

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

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

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

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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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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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Aquation: The Freshwater Access Game

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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

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

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Stories of Women in STEM at the Smithsonian

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Aww Snap! a Snapdragon Study

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

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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