Kids and parents at an EE Week put on by the National Aquarium
Take STEM Education Outside During Environmental Education Week
If you gave students the choice of completing a worksheet or going outside, you already know the winner—nature! Besides being more fun for kids, going outside boosts cognitive function says the...
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Hands-on Activities You Can Do (At Home and At Work) to Help the Environment
When you think about how you engage with the environment—the land, the air, and the water—do you wish you could do more to protect it? Try adopting some of these simple, hands-on tips you can do with...
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Kids playing in nature
How You Can Help Families Get Healthy
Research on the physical and mental health benefits of spending time outdoors continue to mount. Studies have demonstrated that time in nature may help prevent childhood obesity as well as serve as a...
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Stress Reduction for Test Time
With tests and exams approaching, you may notice your students (or your child) experiencing feelings of nervousness. Exams can be stressful and it can be hard to keep stress levels down. A little...
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Land and Ocean Temperature Percentiles Jan-Dec 2018
Earth's Warming Trend Continued in 2018
NASA and NOAA ranked 2018 as the fourth warmest year on record, 1.5°F warmer than the 1951 to 1980 mean. NOAA reports that 2018's weather story was more about wetness than heat. Precipitation for the...
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Super Climate Showdown
On Sunday, February 3rd, the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams hit the field at Mercedes-Benz Stadium to go head-to-head in the Super Bowl. Before one of these teams takes home the big...
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Mercedes Benz stadium
Party like the Pros
Are you ready for the big game? This weekend, the Rams and the Pats will face off at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, one of the most sustainable stadiums in the country. Learn more about how to make your home...
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Toy car driving with a gift
Cost Saving Holiday Travel Tips
More than one-third of Americans are expect to travel this holiday season, a 4.4% increase over last year, and most (90%) use vehicles as their main mode of transportation during this time. Discover...
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Doctor discussing lead poisoning with a child
October 21st-27th is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
Although some may think lead poisoning is no longer common, at least 4 million households have children living in them that are exposed to high levels of lead. Approximately 500,000 US children ages...
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