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Classroom Resource: NASA rover lands on Mars, resuming search for remnants of life

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Discuss the significance of NASA’s latest mission to Mars. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Help your loved ones monitor health at home through invention

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In this lesson plan, consider ways to help loved ones monitor their health at home without disrupting their routines. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Inventing beyond recycling

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In this lesson plan, explore ways non-recyclable materials can be reused or repurposed instead. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How mimicking nature inspires new inventions

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In this lesson plan, students will learn about biomimicry — an innovative method in which nature inspires new inventions to solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How animals help us design new inventions to solve environmental problems

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In this PBS NewsHour lesson plan, students will learn how farm animals are improving energy output on solar farms and design their own device to improve a problem that relies on an eco-friendly solution. Continue reading

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