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Scientists answer questions about geographical locations. The various segments include explanations about animal and marine life, ecosystems, vegetation, and geography. In each segment, an expert tackles the specific questions posed by students, which leads to a better understanding of scientific and geography concepts.

Black frog with yellow stripes that is approximately twice as long as the tip of a pencil (pencil included for size comparison). Caption: this tiny little Eleutherodactylus frog.
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Episode 1
9 minutes 22 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 8
Coral reef with fish swimming in the vivid blue water above and two snorkelers at the water's surface. Caption: it has a lot of fish, it has less algae,
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Episode 2
8 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 8
Person sitting in front of a bookcase with books on various scientific subject. Caption: Microbes come in a huge variety of shapes--
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Episode 3
4 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 8
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Episode 4
9 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 8
Body of water with plants floating on the surface near the shore, trees right up to the water's edge in the background. Spanish Captions.
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Episode 5
9 minutes 4 seconds
Grade Level: 5 - 8