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This is a simulation that illustrates how temperature will be affected by global CO2 emission trajectories. It addresses... see more

A customizable teaching tool that simulates genetics inheritance including linkage over generations. An instructor can... see more

One of a suite of online climate interactive simulations, this Greenhouse Gas Simulator uses the bathtub model to... see more

In this activity, learners model the flow of energy from the sun as it enters a photovoltaic cell, moves along a wire and... see more

C-Learn is a simplified version of the C-ROADS simulator. Its primary purpose is to help users understand the long-term... see more

This online simulation game explores the different consequences of water levels on the Columbia River in the Pacific... see more

This set of animations and interactive simulations from the Byrd Polar Research Center at Ohio State University helps... see more

This investigation is a laboratory activity in which the alkalinity of 2 types of substrates (carbonate vs.... see more

In this activity, learners will simulate the interactions between a predator population of gray wolves and a prey... see more

ClimateSim is a fast and simple climate modeling and simulation tool. It is a web app that is freely available to anyone... see more

Colored beads in a bag are used to represent different types of microbes, with the bag itself representing the ocean.... see more

This interactive will guide you through a virtual lemonade sweetening experiment that teaches efficiency, deficiency and... see more

Natural selection simulation. Plants and animals (insects) go through generations according to parameters entered by the... see more

An intriguing microbe with complex interactions that scientists have recently begun to study is the dinoflagellate... see more

In a mixed culture, how does the population of Didinium affect the population of Paramecium �����_ and vice... see more

The Biosphere 2 project of the early 1990s failed dramatically because the planners overlooked the metabolic activities... see more

Moist foods – like fresh fruit or raw meat – often have high water activity and spoil quickly. But some foods that seem... see more

Sampling of aquatic microorganisms reveals a surprising feature of many open water systems - stratification. Planktonic... see more

The concept of water activity is important to food preservation. When water activity is less than 0.6, almost all... see more

This course provides an introduction to the study of environmental phenomena that exhibit both organized structure and... see more

In this outdoor simulation game, learners search for pretend animals called "sticklers" to determine and map where they... see more

Site has four parts discussing aspects of genetically engineered crops. Of particular interest is the simulation titled... see more

This resource explores Australias Great Barrier Reef, the largest structure on Earth built by living organisms.... see more

In this unit, students learn about the scientific factors contributing to the global warming debate. Students act as... see more