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Brent Foland and Jenna Phillips: Flipping the scriptBrent Foland and Jenna Phillips: Flipping the script

With theaters dark, costume makers Brent Foland and Jenna Phillips have become mask makers to supply fellow UCSC employees.

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Spotlight thumbnailTiming is key for parents who want to help children learn

Children's museums can be a challenging environment for parents who feel the urge to explain the science behind all the novel activities that dazzle youngsters.

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