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Science Trek, hosted by Joan Cartan-Hansen and produced by Idaho Public Television, focuses on a variety of science-related topics. In addition to the television broadcast, Science Trek includes a substantial website with more teacher-vetted, standards-based educational content on each topic.

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Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 - 4:00 PM    "Snakes" Snakes have long, scaly bodies with no arms or legs. They live almost everywhere on earth and very few are poisonous. Snakes play an important role in the ecosystem, yet many people fear them. Why? How do you know which snakes are safe and which ones are dangerous? What makes snakes unique? Find out more about snakes on this month's Science Trek. Host Joan Cartan-Hansen and her guests, Charles Peterson, professor of biology, Idaho State University and Frank Lundburg, Boise State University adjunct professor and wildlife educator, will answer students' questions. G
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