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Can a City Produce Zero Waste?

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Americans throw away about 250 million tons of garbage every year; roughly four pounds per person per day. All of this trash builds up in…read more

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Shrinking Snow Impacts Ski Industry

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The 2011-2012 winter season was the fourth warmest on record for the U.S., according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Colorado saw only half its average…read more

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The Science of Stress: How Well Do You Test?

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How well a person handles competition and stressful test-taking environments can be traced to his or her biology and a certain gene called the COMT…read more

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Faster than the speed of light? – Lesson Plan

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By Shannon Sullivan Subject(s) Science Estimated Time Once class period, with homework Grade Level 9 – 12 Objective Students will discuss a new discovery within…read more

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Podcasting: Sharing your ideas About featured topics – Lesson Plan

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By Lisa Prososki Subject(s) Social Studies, Communication Arts, Technology, Science, Journalism Estimated Time: Part 1: One 90-minute class period, two 50-minute class periods Part 2:…read more

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