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US Elementary School Offers Living Science Lessons

Zero is not a good score on a test at school. But Discovery Elementary School is proud of its zero score. The zero stands for the amount of energy the school uses from traditional power sources. Instead, its energy is provided by on-site renewable sources. Discovery Elementary is the first so-called "net zero" school in Virginia and the largest in the mid-Atlantic region.  The innovative features in the building turn the school into a teaching tool or an open laboratory,...

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