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Teach Kids about Science with Drones #drone #droneday

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Guest post by Emily Folk on The Drone Girl:

You hear about STEM, and while drones certainly can teach kids about engineering or computer programming, you can use drones for a variety of science-related lesson plans. Drones are being used for everything from environmental science to animal studies. And even though drones don’t fly more than a few hundred feet off the ground, they’re even a useful tool in astronomy.

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