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Daily News Lesson: How Rosalind Franklin was denied recognition for her breakthrough DNA discovery

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Learn about a pioneering scientist who didn’t get the recognition she deserved during her lifetime for helping discover DNA Continue reading

Lesson plan: The history of vaccination – and opposition to it

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This NewsHour lesson explores the invention of various vaccines to fight against serious illnesses over time and asks you to think about the implications of vaccine development.  Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Health care inequities this inventor fought against still exist today

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Learn about a pioneering medical inventor and how his work is relevant today Continue reading

Lesson plan: How Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) inventions save lives and how students can help

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In this NewsHour lesson, learn how your students can create prototypes of personal protective equipment, including face shields. Continue reading

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