To accompany the lecture series Viral Outbreak: The Science of Emerging Disease.
To accompany the lecture series AIDS: Evolution of an Epidemic. In this activity, you simulate taking HIV antiretroviral drugs by using tic tac mints and Kool-Aid packets.
This activity uses the planaria's property for regeneration and compares how long it takes for planaria cut in different places to regenerate a head.
In this activity, students rear mosquitoes in chambers and test variables that might affect the life cycle of the mosquito.
This classroom experiment supports the film The Origin of Species: The Beak of the Finch. Students collect and analyze data to learn why even slight variations in beak size can make the difference between life and death.
This activity supports the film The Origin of Species: Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree. Students are guided to sort the lizard species by appearance, then generate a phylogenetic tree using the lizards’ DNA sequences to evaluate whether species that appear similar are closely related to...