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Title: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Url: http://naturalhistory.si.edu/
Publisher: Smithsonian Institution
Description: With a growing number of interactive websites, the Smithsonian National Museum is evolving into a hub for national and international electronic education. There are over twenty online exhibits, each containing extensive topical information, histories of the Museum collection items referenced in each exhibit, virtual tours and other online interactive activities. Online information on traveling exhibits available for rent is also listed. The online Explore a Topic includes a collection of resources that explore topics such as the Earth and its history, the diversity of life, and Earth system science. Educator resources online include classroom activities and lesson plans on Measuring Biodiversity, evoking ideas of total number of unique things, such as genes, genera, and species, and their abundances. Science Departments include anthropology, botany, entomology, invertebrate zoology, mineral sciences, paleobiology and vertebrate zoology, many departments containing further online exhibits and searchable databases.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Anthropology -- Study and teaching. Research
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Environmental sciences -- Environmental education. Study and teaching. Research
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Geology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Evolution -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Study and teaching. Research. Nature study
Science -- Science (General) -- Study and teaching
Science -- Zoology -- Chordates. Vertebrates -- Mammals -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Geology
Social studies -- Geography
Science -- Natural history
Key Concept: Biology
Biology -- Evolution
Resource Type: Bibliographies
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Format: flash
Audience: College/University Instructors
Elementary School Teachers
General Public
Higher Education
Middle School Teachers
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Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
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Language: English
Rights: Smithsonian Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Source: DLESE
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