The Terrific Tree of Life

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Photo credit: Tree of Life web project The Tree of Life web project is a site with over 10,000 pages of information focused on the diversity of life on the planet. Biologists from around the world have contributed to this virtual warehouse of knowledge. Disclaimer: This is very informative, but can be challenging to navigate. […]

Atomic Candy

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Photo credit: eGFI Atomic Candy is a lesson from eGFI (Engineering, Go For It!), that teaches students about radiometric dating. On eGFI’s website, this lesson is attributed to North Carolina State University’s partnership with The Science House. Radiometric dating is a critical concept that is necessary for student’s understanding of how old things like the […]

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 […]