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Swing Along with a Pendulum: Clocking a Second

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Bulldozing Technique for Science Class

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

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Where Does the Water Go? Calculating a Neighborhood Water Footprint

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Why is My Shadow Shorter Sometimes and Longer Other Times?

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

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

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

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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 Sample Populations of Fish and Invertebrates Along the Shorelines?

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Pick Your Plate! A Global Guide to Nutrition

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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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Energy! How can we ensure sustainable energy for all?

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Explore Smithsonian: James Smithson - The Founder of the Smithsonian

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Yuck! That Tastes Terrible: Discovering a Unique Genetic Trait

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Build Your Own Touch Screen Stylus

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

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How Would You Design a Lighthouse?

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Ocean! How can we create a sustainable future for the ocean?

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

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

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

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Mini Golf Motion

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

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BumperDucks

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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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Explore Smithsonian: How do Orchids Attract Pollinators?

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Sustainable Communities! How will we help our community thrive?

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

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