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Mount Everest Issue Date: 12-03-2017

Cool Spots imageImaging Everest, imagingeverest.rgs.org/concepts/Virtual_Everest/-172.html, reveals how explorers discovered the world’s highest mountain. Sir George Everest and his surveyors mapped the mountain using new techniques. The History of Everest displays maps, tools and photographs from the journey. Have you ever wondered how the Himalayan mountain range was formed? Read The Highest Mountain in the World to learn. Everest Expeditions in the 1920s and 1930s describes dangerous and unsuccessful efforts to reach the summit. Meet the 1953 expedition team in Biographies.

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Famous Historical Jackets Issue Date: 12-03-2017

Cool Spots image The Smithsonian Museum presents Don’t Forget Your Jacket, si.edu/spotlight/jackets, a collection of different kinds of outerwear, some worn on notable occasions throughout history. Examine a flight jacket worn by Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. Woodrow W. Crockett. Look at the Horse Racing Silks worn by the first jockey to earn $6 million. Learn his name and read more about his remarkable career. Check out an Army Nurse Corps Outdoor Uniform, worn during World War I. Iditarod champion Lance Mackey’s award-winning career in sled-dog mushing led him to be known as a true icon of his sport. Sally Ride was the first woman in space. Can you find her In-Flight Suit?

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Environmental Challenges Issue Date: 11-19-2017

Cool Spots imageThe National Museum of the American Indian examines American Indian Responses to Environmental Challenges, nmai.si.edu/environment/Default.aspx. Select a tribe to learn about its people, homeland, strategies for protecting natural resources and future plans. The Akwesasne Mohawk people are basketweavers who use black ash trees, but the trees are becoming scarce. Watch the videos and complete the activities to learn what they are doing to protect this valuable tree. The Campo Kumeyaay Nation is trying to restore water to an area affected by more than a century of cattle grazing. See strategies they used to restore the damaged wetlands.

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Fossil Fuels Issue Date: 10-01-2017

Cool Spots image Climate Kids presents Carbon’s Travels, climatekids.nasa.gov/menu/carbons-travels, the history of fossil fuels and their impact on Earth’s environment. The Story of Fossil Fuels begins with Coal. Find out where it was discovered and what its original use was. In Part 2, you will read an amazing story about the first long-distance automobile ride and learn how a pharmacy became the world’s first gas station. While we all benefit from fossil fuels in some way, there are also concerns about pollution, oil spills and the possible relationship of fossil fuels to global warming that we must consider when using them. To learn more, check out What is the Big Deal With Carbon?

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Mapping the Sea Floor Issue Date: 10-01-2017

Cool Spots image The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), tinyurl.com/nl39b5y, wants kids to learn about Sea Floor Mapping. Have you ever been on a boat? If you have, you might be aware of the hidden dangers such as rocks, shipwrecks or shallow water that can interfere with safe navigation. Before sea mapping, many shipwrecks could have been prevented if captains had known the locations of underwater hazards. Learn how nautical charts, sonar and other tools guide ships over the millions of miles traveled on the ocean. See how nautical charts are created in How Do We Map the Sea Floor?

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