Who Wants To Live A Million Years?

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Photo credit: The Science Channel “Who Wants to Live a Million Years?“, is a game from the Science Channel that helps students think about the traits of a breeding population help it face the threats of starvation, temperature variations, and predators to name a few. FIRST, click on “Learn About Natural Selection” to learn the […]

To All The Organisms That Reproduce Asexually…

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Photo credit: Jonathan Mann Happy Asexual Reproduction Day, is a light-hearted song from Jonathan Mann that celebrates the diverse ways in which organisms reproduce asexually. I like to share this video prior to sharing a PowerPoint that I developed that highlights the numerous ways in which organisms reproduce. Disclaimer: It is possible that some families […]

Definitely Deep Time

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Photo credit: Powerhouse Animation Studios, Inc. Joshua M. Sneideman has partnered with Powerhouse Animation Studios, Inc. to create an animated lesson to teach students about Earth’s deep time, through the use of various analogies. Disclaimer: The analogies are presented rather rapidly and might be a bit confusing at that speed, as the topic is already […]

Spectacular Speciation Video Explains Earth’s Biodiversity

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Photo credit: The Cornell Lab of Ornithology This video clip titled, Speciation: An Illustrated Introduction, helps to teach students about the diversity of life on Earth. This TED Ed lesson, by Mya Thomson, helps to check student understanding of the materials in the video clip above. Save