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Daily News Lesson: 17-year-old invents color changing sutures that detect infection

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Read and discuss the impact of Dasia Taylor’s new color changing sutures Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Recycling plastic has been an uphill challenge. Could chemical recycling change that?

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A discussion of the ongoing plastic problem in the US and the scientists working to fix it. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Learn from NASA’s Martian helicopter how to invent for any environment

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Experiment with engineering in changing environmental conditions Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Design a thermoelectric generator to help meet UN Sustainable Development Goals

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Learn about a promising source of renewable energy and make your own sustainable design Continue reading

Kahoot & NewsHour EXTRA series: “News Round-up” and “Power of Invention” games

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