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Brand new episode of ‪#‎GoodThinking‬ out today:

Fired Up About Energy explores common difficulties with understanding energy and ways to help students clarify and refine their thinking.

Watch: http://s.si.edu/1Knsc7A
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Brand new episode of #GoodThinking out today:

Fired Up About Energy explores common difficulties with understanding energy and ways to help students clarify and refine their thinking.

Watch: http://s.si.edu/1FNIjEV

#science #education #scied
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Seven red panda cubs were born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute!

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Seven red panda cubs were born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute! The cubs were born to mothers Nutmeg, Regan and Leo Mei. Keepers are …
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This July, NASA’s New Horizons space probe will become the first to visit Pluto, and you have the chance to participate! Learn more about the mission, featuring our interview with Principal Investigator, Dr. Alan Stern.

Read More: s.si.edu/1NjlYET
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Meet Blossom the orchid, #GoodThinking’s biology guide: http://s.si.edu/1GNZVED
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Learn more about NASA’s New Horizons space probe, which will reach Pluto this July, from Principal Investigator Dr. Alan Stern! “Nothing like that we’re doing – exploring a new planet for the first time – is planned to happen ever again by any space agency,” he told us. Ready to get involved?

Read More: http://s.si.edu/1LvwMCk
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Today’s newest #GoodThinking episode, Fired Up About Energy, features a new character, Bunsen the high-energy Bunsen burner.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at his development and our partnership with FableVision on our blog: http://s.si.edu/1HvO3L7
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On July 14th, NASA’s New Horizons space probe will make history by becoming the first to reach Pluto – but why should students be involved? Learn more about the mission and why Principal Investigator Dr. Alan Stern is calling New Horizons “something kids and grandkids… will remember for a lifetime”!

Read More: http://s.si.edu/1CyyB9y
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Think you’re a “visual learner”? In Sending Learning Styles Out of Style, we explore the popular myth of “learning styles” and find out why the research doesn’t back it up!

Watch: http://s.si.edu/1SXEsyp
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To Preserve Rare WWII bomber, Conservators Turn to Science.

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Ah, that new car smell. New plane smell is nice, too. Bright and shiny and fresh is good, right? Sure, unless it is a very …
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We have job openings!

Learn more & apply: http://s.si.edu/1xUNTp1

#EdChat #EdJobs
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Our new animated series for science educators, #GoodThinking!, is now available!

Take a look! http://s.si.edu/1Trlvp1
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