Cell Taxonomy: An Introduction to Cells...
This activity, from Hagerstown Community College, guides high school anatomy and physiology students through identifying and comparing various types of cells and tissues under a compound microscope. Students review their knowledge of plant, animal, protist, fungus, and bacteria characteristics before examining 'mystery' specimens under the microscope to identify them. The lesson includes a student guide and worksheet, as well as a link to a free note taking worksheet.
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden:...
For decades, the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden (FTBG) has been "exploring, explaining, and conserving the world of tropical plants." Educators unable to...
As the world moves more and more toward a computerized and networked workflow, cybersecurity is quickly becoming an essential skill. This site, from the...
Skepticism 101, the Skeptical Studies Curriculum Resource Center from Skeptic magazine, provides reams of resources built to inspire a critical, even aporetic,...
This excellent site from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) takes readers on a journey to the Red Planet through an assortment of images, videos, and...
As this illuminating history of the Martian canals controversy notes, when sky gazers began examining the planets through telescopes in the seventeenth century...
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