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Think you know football? Ok, what's a prolate spheroid? This 10-part video series focuses on the science behind NFL football.

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Here’s why you'll hear more about 'smart cities' and may live in one now

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Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

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France drops fuel tax hike amid 'yellow vest' protests

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The National Wildlife Federation lesson plans are designed to introduce students to life science, ecology, wildlife biology, scientific identification and observation. All lesson plans are aligned to the National Science Education Standards and organized by grade level.

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This week's word in the news: ENSEMBLE

DEFINITION:
A group of things or people acting or taken together as a whole, especially a group of musicians who regularly play together.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
It was a Sunday afternoon at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, and the local chamber music ensemble Mistral was in the middle of a concert titled “The Walk to the Paradise Garden.”
The Boston Globe -- 12/10/2018