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Tap into over 130 years of USGS research in the natural sciences in the form of lesson plans and activities, maps, podcasts, online lectures, videos and animations, and much more. Browse thousands of ideas for using these resources in elementary, secondary, university, and informal education settings.

Paper Powell

Paper Powell

Learn about John Wesley Powell here, download your own Paper Powell, and take him on adventures with you. We'd love to see where he goes, so please share his adventures on  Instagram #paperpowell and tag us @USGS_YES. Thank you!

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Featured: New E-Trout Project! 3/25 Launch

Featured: New E-Trout Project! 3/25 Launch

E-Trout: Linking Research and Education through Virtual Reality! This new Citizen Science project from our Leetown Science Center offers teachers and students an opportunity to provide real data to USGS scientists. Click here to learn more.

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