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

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Mosquito! How Can We Ensure Health For All From Mosquito-borne Diseases?

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STC Program: Earth in Space Unit Kit

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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

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

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STCMS™: Electricity, Waves, and Information Transfer (2018)

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

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Weather Lab

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

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 9: Ocean Currents- Using Thermometer Strips

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Experimenting with Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements– Separating Solutes (Preparation for Lesson)

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Energy! How can we ensure sustainable energy for all?

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STC-Secondary™: Investigating Biodiversity and Interdependence

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STC Secondary: Working with Motors and Simple Machines

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¡Food! ¿Cómo podemos garantizar una buena nutrició para todos?

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Explore the World of the Small: Measuring in Nanometers

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Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

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STC Secondary: Exploring the Nature of Light

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Stories of Women in STEM: Biotechnology

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STC Program: Organisms - From Macro to Micro Unit Kit

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¡Comunidades Sostenibles! ¿Cómo contribuiremos al progreso de nuestra comunidad?

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STCMS™: Space Systems Exploration (2018)

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Biodiversity! How can we balance the needs of people with the needs of other living things?

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Explore Smithsonian: How can Scientists Track the Movement of an Invasive Species of Fish?

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Exploring Plate Tectonics– Recording Earthquake Waves

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

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Understanding Weather and Climate– Lesson 1: Our Ideas About Weather and Climate– Save Weather Maps

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Explore Smithsonian: What can we Learn from Lion Poop?

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Experimenting with Forces of Motion– Materials Considerations

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