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Fossil Art/Photo Contest

Who are the prehistoric creatures in your neighborhood? Create an artistic answer to that question, and you could win the National Fossil Day Art and Photo Contest. 

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Grasping the COSMOS

National Geographic Kids Engineering Challenge

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How do National Geographic explorers do research, and get such great photos, in the wild? National Geographic invites kids to try and solve the technical problems explorers face, in a new Kids Engineering Exploration Challenge.

Let's Move! with STEM

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Scientists Were Kids Too

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Scientists were kids once themselves—kids who wondered, kids who tinkered, kids who made mistakes. Connect activities with biographies of scientists and mathematicians for library summer reading programs like Fizz, Boom, READ! and Bedtime Summer of Numbers. names a Top 100 Website has named one of the Top 100 Educational Websites for the second year in a row. Science educator Cassandra Byrd at San Francisco's Exploratorium agrees totally. She uses the collection, including several hundred activities from The Exploratorium, as a major STEM resource to develop workshops for homeschoolers.

Pizza Math and Science


From trendy pizza trucks to gluten free crust, not to mention that alltime favorite—plain cheese—pizza is a must-have meal for millions. Turn any pizza party (real or pretend) into tasty math and science with activities from In Pizza Party, practice simple fractions to make sure everyone gets an equal piece of the pie.