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  • TODAY! - AAAS ScienceLive Chat: Mission to Mars—With Special Guest Buzz Aldrin!

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to travel to Mars? The President wants astronauts headed to the red planet by 2035.  How will they get there and back? How much will a trip like this cost?  What ...
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    • Announcing the Mystery Image Contest from Science NetLinks!

      Science NetLinks is excited to unveil our new Mystery Image Contest! Can you will guess the identity of a science-related image based on a close-up section of the picture? (See example below.) The contest w...
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      • Including the Mystery Image Contest in your classroom

        Guess what's in this image for our September Mystery Image Contest! [Credit: U.S. Geological Survey]   Science NetLinks' Mystery Image Contest has been going strong for two months now, and September's contest is...
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        • Going #MobileEdChat

          Verizon Foundation and its Thinkfinity Content Partners are pleased to present the professional development series Going Mobile EdChat. In this series of online PD events, learn from and interact with panel experts ar...
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          • National Chemistry Week 2013

            Energy issues are big news these days so take advantage of National Chemistry Week's "Energy Now and Forever!" theme to start a conversation in your classroom. During October 20-26, talk about the science behind diffe...
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            • Mystery Image Contest

              There is less than a week to enter the current Science NetLinks Mystery Image Contest!       This contest's prize is a fantastic set of award-winning books.  Check them out...     &nbs...
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              • Earth Science Week 2013

                From representing land formations and travel routes, to illustrating weather patterns and population distributions, maps are used in many different ways. During Earth Science Week, October 13-19, celebrate how maps an...
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                • Health Literacy Month

                  "Be a Health Literacy Hero" in your class by discussing the importance of understanding health information. Health Literacy Month is designed to improve the way we communicate about health and help people make informe...
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                  • STEM Event Roundup!

                        Science NetLinks just posted a new weekly feature listing webinars, Twitter chats, video hangouts and other online events pertaining to STEM and STEM education. Be sure to check it out this week's STEM ...
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                    • 8th grade Science Debates (Genetic Engineering)

                      We started our debates today. I picked 4 areas for topics: gentically modified crops, human genetic engineering, cloning, and stem cell research. To determine the teams I had each student research the topics. Then I h...
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                      • World Space Week

                        From October 4-10, join the United Nations and people all over the planet to celebrate the world's largest space event, World Space Week. This year's theme of “Exploring Mars, Discovering Earth" focuses on the e...
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                        • Citizen Scientists

                          Citizen Scientists: Be a Part of Scientific Discovery from Your Own Backyard Science NetLinks | Lesson | Grades 6-8 In this lesson, students will discover that citizen scientist volunteers can contribute to scientifi...
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                          • Science Debate

                            We are covering genetics in my 8th grade classes. I have decided to have my classes debate some of the controversial issues that deal with genetic engineering.  I have never done this before and I was wandering i...
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                            • Live Q&A on October 2 with Astronomer Mike Brown

                              If you enjoyed our Conversations with a Scientist video of astronomer Mike Brown, be sure to tune into the live Q&A chat with Mike on October 2 at 4pm ET, hosted by AAAS MemberCentral. Go to the chat page to submi...
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                              • #stemCCchat Twitter Chat Recap

                                Thank you to everyone who participated in Science NetLinks' Twitter chat on STEM and the Common Core on September 24! Thanks especially to our panelists Fred Bortz (@DrFredBortz), Loree Griffin Burns (@loreegburns), T...
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                                • Announcing the Second Annual InnOVATION Grant Award Program

                                  OVATION is partnering with the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) and Americans for the Arts (AFTA) on this year’s innOVATION Awards, which will recognize and provide support to sc...
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                                  • World Heart Day 2013

                                    Your heart works extremely hard for you and it will pump roughly one million barrels of blood over the course of your lifetime. So be good to this vital organ and "take the road to a healthy heart" on September 29, Wo...
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                                    • STEM/Common Core Twitter Chat on 9/24

                                      Join the conversation!     Twitter Chat Flyer   Blog Post with more information.   Follow us at: @sciencenetlinks @SuzanneThurston  
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                                      • Temple Grandin

                                        Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World Science NetLinks | Lesson | Grades 6-8 This lesson is based on a book profiling the famous animal-behavior scientist who has autism, T...
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                                        • International Ozone Day

                                          Join the United Nations' call for "A healthy atmosphere, the Future We Want" during the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer or “Ozone Day.” Celebrated on September 16, it marks the an...
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