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Guide for Astronomy Part 2

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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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Youtube videos
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2015-01-14T16:30:52.000Z
Video Title:
Guide for Astronomy Part 2
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176
Video Duration:
9 min 53 sec
Topic:
Astronomy
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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Touch My Tears: A Choctaw Storytelling Concert

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Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-12-17T18:53:39.000Z
Video Title:
Touch My Tears: A Choctaw Storytelling Concert
Description:
Author and storyteller Sarah Elisabeth Sawyer (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma) of the museum's Artist Leadership Program as she presents tales from the past and present to entertain the audience and share the unique culture of the Choctaw people.
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169
Video Duration:
24 min 40 sec
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians
Youtube Category:
Education
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National Museum of the American Indian
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Perian Sully's Mobile Smithsonian Vision

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Creator:
Office of the Chief Information Officer
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Youtube videos
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2010-06-02T22:37:08.000Z
Video Title:
Perian Sully's Mobile Smithsonian Vision
Description:
Perian Sully, Collection Information Strategist and New Media Coordinator at the Judah L. Magnes Museum, gives her vision for Smithsonian Mobile at the American Association of Museums Conference in LA in May, 2010.
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162
Video Duration:
26 sec
Youtube Category:
Education
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Office of the Chief Information Officer
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SSEP 2012 - Tim Livengood

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Creator:
National Air and Space Museum
Type:
Youtube videos
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2012-08-20T15:37:46.000Z
Video Title:
SSEP 2012 - Tim Livengood
Description:
The second annual Student Spaceflight Experiment Program (SSEP) National Conference was held at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum on July 2 and 3, 2012. This student science symposium allowed student teams from all over the country to share their designs and results for experiments conducted on the International Space Station. This video includes the presentation: "In The Light of a Watery Moon" by Dr. Timothy Livengood.
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151
Video Duration:
15 min 33 sec
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences
Youtube Category:
Education
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National Air and Space Museum
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Examining the patterns of the evolution of mode of development

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Creator:
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
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Youtube videos
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2011-03-07T13:12:20.000Z
Video Title:
Examining the patterns of the evolution of mode of development
Description:
Can living things re-acquire characteristics that they once lost? Some species of slipper snails may have re-evolved a free-living larval stage after losing it three million years ago to development that occurs in an egg capsule. Through a grant from the National Science Foundation, Dr. Rachel Collin, from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Panama, is studying what leads to the "evolutionary potential" to reacquire features and her work will provide new insight into the process of evolution. Video and edition by: Richard Pierce Collin Lab Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute 2011 Research in the Collin Lab focuses on the evolution of life histories and development of marine invertebrates. Our current work, supported by the US National Science Foundation, uses marine slipper limpets (Calyptraeidae) to try to understand the evolutionary loss and possible reacquisition of feeding larvae. The Collin Lab is located in Panama City, Panama, at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Naos Marine Laboratories, but our field work takes us to various other countries in the Americas. We hope that the videos on this YouTube channel give you an introduction to the faces in the Collin Lab, as well as a taste of the kinds of projects we are working on.
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160
Video Duration:
3 min 48 sec
Topic:
Tropics;Biology
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
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collinlabpanama
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Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
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Bristle worm in Nearshore Tank

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Creator:
Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce
Type:
Youtube videos
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2014-06-26T15:16:55.000Z
Video Title:
Bristle worm in Nearshore Tank
Description:
This red-tipped bristle worm may look fuzzy, but if these bristly spines break off in your skin, it is very painful! This video was taken in the Nearshore Reef Ecosystem at the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, www.sms.si.edu/SMEE.
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105
Video Duration:
48 sec
Topic:
Natural History;Marine biology
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
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SmithsonianSMS
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Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce
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All Farke Touré

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Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Type:
Youtube videos
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2011-06-23T19:10:41.000Z
Video Title:
All Farke Touré
Description:
Catalog No. - CFV10294; Copyright - 2006 Smithsonian Institution
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109
Video Duration:
5 min 47 sec
Topic:
Cultural property
Youtube Category:
Education
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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Caroline Terry Remembered

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Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum
Type:
Youtube videos
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2011-09-19T21:38:47.000Z
Video Title:
Caroline Terry Remembered
Description:
Sperryville, Virginia resident James D. Russell recollects the life and times of his great grandmother Caroline Terry, a former slave.
Views:
113
Video Duration:
8 min 54 sec
Topic:
African Americans
Youtube Category:
Education
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SmithsonianAnacostia
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Anacostia Community Museum
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Blackbird Neophobia Study - Experiment

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Creator:
Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-05T19:02:06.000Z
Video Title:
Blackbird Neophobia Study - Experiment
Description:
Resident blackbirds, such as grackles, cowbirds, and red-wings and Brewer's in California; were compared to migratory species, such as rusty and tricolored blackbirds, and Brewer's in Mississippi to see how they reacted to change in their environment. To test the birds' fear response, seed was placed on the ground in a variety of habitats. This clip is the experient (see other video for control). Blue plastic windmills have been placed to surround the food. The birds take much longer to feed although they are quite aware of the food. They are reluctant to pass by the objects to get to it and spend less time feeding.
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122
Video Duration:
21 sec
Topic:
History;Birds
Youtube Category:
Education
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SmithsonianMBC
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Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center
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Prof. Tom Cravens, "Atomic and Molecular Processes in the Solar System....

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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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Youtube videos
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2011-06-27T17:01:14.000Z
Video Title:
Prof. Tom Cravens, "Atomic and Molecular Processes in the Solar System....
Description:
Prof. Tom Cravens, The University of Kansas, during "Alex Dalgarno Celebratory Symposium", held September 10-12, 2008 at The Institute for Theoretical, Atomic and Molecular and Optical Physics (ITAMP), Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Cambridge (CFA), Massachusetts. Title of talk: "Atomic and Molecular Processes in the Solar System and Planetary Atmospheres: An Overview " © Harvard University and Prof. Tom Cravens. The text and images on ITAMP's YouTube channel are intended for public access and educational use. This material is owned or held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. It is being provided solely for the purpose of teaching or individual research or enrichment. Any other use, including commercial reuse, mounting on other systems, or other forms of redistribution requires permission. ITAMP is supported through grants by the National Science Foundation Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s).
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191
Video Duration:
49 min 21 sec
Topic:
Astronomy
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
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ITAMPhysics
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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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SSEP 2012 - Conclusion

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Creator:
National Air and Space Museum
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Youtube videos
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2012-08-20T20:30:48.000Z
Video Title:
SSEP 2012 - Conclusion
Description:
The second annual Student Spaceflight Experiment Program (SSEP) National Conference was held at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum on July 2 and 3, 2012. This student science symposium allowed student teams from all over the country to share their designs and results for experiments conducted on the International Space Station. This video includes the closing presentation of the SSEP 2012 conference with Jeff Goldstein, Center Director, SSEP National Program Director, National Center for Earth and Space Science Education (NCESSE)
Views:
120
Video Duration:
19 min 52 sec
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences
Youtube Category:
Education
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airandspace
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National Air and Space Museum
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"We've been coming here every few weeks for a couple of years."

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National Museum of Natural History
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Youtube videos
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2010-06-22T20:53:52.000Z
Video Title:
"We've been coming here every few weeks for a couple of years."
Description:
Recorded onsite at NMNH's Centennial exhibit.
Views:
152
Video Duration:
32 sec
Topic:
Natural History
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology
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National Museum of Natural History
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JRA ​Craft Artists and Educators Panel

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Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Type:
Youtube videos
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2014-03-29T23:39:35.000Z
Video Title:
JRA ​Craft Artists and Educators Panel
Description:
The James Renwick Alliance presents a panel discussion with their 2014 Distinguished Educators, moderated by Elisabeth Agro, The Nancy M. McNeil Associate Curator of American Modern and Contemporary Crafts and Decorative Arts at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Agro is joined by Dan Dailey, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Emeritus; Peter Held, director, Arizona State University's Art Museum Ceramics Research Center; Glen Kaufman, University of Georgia and director, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Emeritus; and Patti Warashina, University of Washington, Emerita, for a discussion on materialism and the artists that focus primarily on their craft medium.
Views:
164
Video Duration:
1 hr 38 min 16 sec
Topic:
Art, American
Youtube Category:
Education
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Gigapixel Imaging

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Creator:
Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute
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Youtube videos
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2012-04-11T19:54:53.000Z
Video Title:
Gigapixel Imaging
Description:
A video explaining gigapixel imaging at the micro scale as a technique for imaging extraordinary detail of daguerreotypes.
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116
Video Duration:
1 min 32 sec
Topic:
Conservation and restoration;Museum conservation methods;Museum techniques
Youtube Category:
Education
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MCISmithsonian
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Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute
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Living Beyond Bollywood

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Creator:
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program
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Youtube videos
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2015-07-14T15:24:44.000Z
Video Title:
Living Beyond Bollywood
Description:
"Living Beyond Bollywood," an award-winning play, brings our exhibition "Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation" to life. Come to the National Museum of Natural History on July 25: 12pm, 1pm, 2pm | August 1: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm | August 8: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm | August 15: 12pm, 1pm, 2pm.
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121
Video Duration:
2 min 2 sec
Topic:
Asian Americans
Youtube Category:
Nonprofits & Activism
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apacenter
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Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program
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BookDragon BookClub: Pioneer Girl

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Creator:
Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-09-11T18:48:12.000Z
Video Title:
BookDragon BookClub: Pioneer Girl
Description:
Author Bich Minh Nguyen discusses her book Pioneer Girl – the first title featured in the BookDragon BookClub!
Views:
113
Video Duration:
26 min 47 sec
Topic:
Asian Americans
Youtube Category:
Entertainment
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apacenter
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Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program
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1976 Kyoto, Japan Part 2

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Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives
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Youtube videos
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2015-03-11T17:16:37.000Z
Video Title:
1976 Kyoto, Japan Part 2
Description:
1976 Kyoto, Japan, part 2: Kiyomizu Temple, Arcade, Pachinko Parlor, Silk manufacturing, screen painting, tea ceremony—SILENT FILM CLIP This film clip is from Thayer Soule's travelogue, "Japan", archived in the Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution. For more information, view the catalog record: http://tinyurl.com/k79h2vw For information on Thayer Soule see SIRIS blog post http://tinyurl.com/qyn6fkd
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103
Video Duration:
4 min
Topic:
Anthropology
Youtube Category:
Education
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Human Studies Film Archives
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Using Portraiture to Teach the Struggle for Justice

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Creator:
Smithsonian Education
Type:
Youtube videos
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2017-01-17T22:38:20.000Z
Video Title:
Using Portraiture to Teach the Struggle for Justice
Description:
Complementary Learning Lab collection available here: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/using-portraiture-to-teach-the-struggle-for-justice/ke5fUV17seEDUcdx#r Presenter from the National Portrait Gallery: -Briana Zavadil White This is the second of three online sessions in 2016-2017 school year created to support Smithsonian Learning Lab workshops for high school teachers in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, funded by the Grable Foundation and in partnership with Allegheny Intermediate Unit and the Senator John Heinz History Center.
Views:
173
Video Duration:
1 hr 2 min 10 sec
Topic:
Education
Youtube Category:
Education
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SmithsonianEducation
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Smithsonian Education
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Analyzing Photography in the U.S. History Classroom

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Creator:
Smithsonian Education
Type:
Youtube videos
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2017-03-13T21:38:51.000Z
Video Title:
Analyzing Photography in the U.S. History Classroom
Description:
Presenter from the National Museum of American History: -Shannon Perich, Curator of the Photographic History Collection This is the third of three online sessions in 2016-2017 school year created to support Smithsonian Learning Lab workshops for high school teachers in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, funded by the Grable Foundation and in partnership with Allegheny Intermediate Unit and the Senator John Heinz History Center. Related resources available at: https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/analyzing-photography-in-the-us-history-classroom/Toekpk84xFK77N8s#r
Views:
151
Video Duration:
1 hr 2 min 55 sec
Topic:
Education
Youtube Category:
Education
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SmithsonianEducation
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Smithsonian Education
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A Look Back at Music as an Environmental Advocacy Approach

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Creator:
Smithsonian Education
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-13T20:09:37.000Z
Video Title:
A Look Back at Music as an Environmental Advocacy Approach
Description:
Musicians have long raised powerful voices for environmental advocacy. In this session, we take a look at the lives and works of artists who have spread a message of appreciation and personal responsibility for our rivers, lakes, and oceans. Prepared by: Jeff Place, Archivist, Smithsonian Folkways Original Airdate: February 7, 2012 You can stay connected with the Smithsonian's upcoming online events and view a full collection of past sessions on a variety of topics.: http://www.smithsonianeducation.org/educators/events/online_events.html With support from Microsoft Partners in Learning.
Views:
106
Video Duration:
55 min 49 sec
Topic:
Education
Youtube Category:
Education
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SmithsonianEducation
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Smithsonian Education
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