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Autumn Leaves

Ever wonder why tree leaves change color in the fall? If so, check out BrainPOP.com’s movie on autumn leaves, and you’ll get the answer you’ve been looking for! In the movie, Tim and Moby will teach you how changes in sunlight and temperature cause trees to stop producing chlorophyll, and how different-colored plant pigments like to show off their bright colors. Even trees are able to adjust to changes in the weather, and in this movie, you’ll find out just how it happens!

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