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Mission to the Moon Model

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

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Cool to Carry

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

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

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

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Which Force Is With You? A Motion and Design Lesson

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

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Stories of Women of Color in STEM

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Food! How Do We Ensure Good Nutrition for All?

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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

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Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

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COSIP.TV: ¡COVID-19! ¿Cómo puedo protegerme a mí mismo y a los demás?

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

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– The Mousetrap Car

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Stories of Women in STEM: Energy

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BumperDucks

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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Pick Your Plate! Guía Global de Nutrición

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

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

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Teacher Tips: Weather

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Be Mosquito Smart: Know the Enemy

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