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Historical Events for 18th January 2017
1307German king Albrecht I makes his son Rudolf king of Bohemia
1854Filibuster William Walker proclaims Republic of Sonora in NW Mexico
1915Train crashes at Colima-Guadalajara Mexico, about 600 die
1929Stalin proposes to ban Trotsky from the Politburo
1954Fanfani forms Italian government
1962US begins spraying foliage in Vietnam to reveal Viet Cong guerrillas
1968"Happy Time" opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 286 performances
1978Thiokol conducts 2nd test firing of space shuttle's SRB
2005The world's largest commercial jet, the Airbus A380, is unveiled in France
Did You Know?
Beetles are the strongest animals on Earth relative to their size. A rhinoceros beetle can carry 850 times its own weight on its back.
97% of the Earth's water is salt water. The oceans contain enough salt to cover all the continents to a depth of nearly 500 feet.

Science News for Kids
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Even those who aren't 'geniuses' succeed in STEM   Tue, 10 Jan 2017
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Science Talent Search 2017 Top 300 Scholars announced   Wed, 04 Jan 2017
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Fattening maggots to create sustainable snack   Thu, 15 Dec 2016
'Science greats show me importance of applying science fair work with the world'   Tue, 13 Dec 2016
'I am going to be the first person on Mars'   Mon, 12 Dec 2016
Broadcom MASTERS winner gets a hometown celebration   Mon, 12 Dec 2016

Digital Trends & News for K-12 Educators
Coding in the Classroom: 6 Tips to Get Even Reluctant Teachers—and Students—Started   17 Jan 2017
​34.9M US Students—88 Percent of School Districts—Now Connected Online   17 Jan 2017
The Two Resources Administrators Should Maximize for Personalized Learning Success   15 Jan 2017
​On the Hotseat: 7 Questions for Kickboard’s New CEO, Stefan Kohler   14 Jan 2017
Buying or Building Research-Backed Edtech? The Government Can Help   13 Jan 2017
​What Makes a Smart Course ‘Smart’?   13 Jan 2017
S'Cool Tools of the Week: Plotly, DoodleMaths   12 Jan 2017
Rural Education: Addressing A Tension Point in the Great American Divide   12 Jan 2017
​On-Air EdTech: How Audio Journalism Is Helping Students Build Digital Literacy   12 Jan 2017
Obama’s Education Dept Issues Last Hurrah: A National Edtech Plan for Higher Education   12 Jan 2017
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Definition:(noun) The successful establishment of a plant or animal species in a habitat.
Usage:The ecologists were especially interested in ensuring the ecesis of the endangered species in the wildlife refuge.

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