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This week in STEM Club at Richard E. Miller we learned about desert birds.  Jr. Scientists dissected owl pellets, which contained the skeletons of moles, rodents and birds.  We enjoyed identifying the various bones, and learning about their food chain. … Continue reading

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One of the things we did at Ganado Elementary his week was study the different adaptations cacti have developed to survive harsh desert conditions. After observing and exploring some real cacti, the Jr. Scientists applied what they had learned to … Continue reading

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Last week Arizona Science Center’s STEM Community Programs Department facilitated an afterschool club at Phoenix Youth at Risk. Phoenix Youth at Risk is a non-profit organization that offers programs and mentoring to at-risk children, ages 5-15, helping build self-esteem and … Continue reading

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