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Daily Science Webcasts
Underwater Discoveries - Testing
Before heading out to sea, a final test of an instrument designed to reveal some of the mysteries of the deep ocean.
-- Oct 28, 2016
►Election security: Mischief can't sway presidential vote outcome, officials insist
-- Front Page Talking Points Archive
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
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►Mars lander crashes on planet surface
Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
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