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December 2010
NSTA Reports!;Dec2010, Vol. 22 Issue 4, pG3
The article offers updates related to the reference materials for science education in the U.S. The web site http://bit.ly/ aEUU11 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) was launched to answer students' inquiries related to soil. The National Science Foundation has launched the web site http:// bit.ly/dtQJRn to compile news related to science. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) published the "Findings" magazine online to profile the work and personality of various scientists.


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