James Monroe Science

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Discover how President Monroe impacted steamboats and our national landscape.James Monroe5th President of the United StatesBorn: April 28th, 1758Died: July 4th, 1831Contributions to science:James Monroe was not a scientist himself. However, President’s shape scientific policy and prioritize scientific advances. James Monroe is not well known for his role in the …

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Thomas Jefferson Science

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Create a DIY cipher wheel to celebrate Presidential scienceThomas Jefferson3rd President of the United States2nd Vice President of the United States1st Secretary of State for the United States Born: April 13th 1743Died: July 4th 1826 (83 years old)Contributions to science:“Nature intended me for the tranquil pursuits of science, by rendering them …

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President’s Day Science: Impacts from the Oval Office

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Jump to list of activities to celebrate US Presidents’ role in science Presidential ScienceMost US Presidents have educational degrees in areas like political science, foreign affairs, and law. That doesn’t mean, however, that they don’t have a significant impact on science. To celebrate their impact on science we have outlined …

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