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Global Warming

Allows users to run a climate model to see how the climate probably will change in 100 years! Includes animations and... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Viten Norwegian Science Center
Date Added: Mar 30, 2014 Date Modified: Mar 30, 2014
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Time-compensated Solar Compass

This site provides an animation on time-compensated solar compass. The animation illustrates an experiment that tests whether... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: William K. Purves, David Sadava, Gordon H. Orians, H. Craig Heller
Date Added: Nov 10, 2013 Date Modified: Nov 11, 2013
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Natural Selection

This site provides introductory information about natural selection. This site also includes an animation examining instances... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Sep 29, 2013 Date Modified: Oct 24, 2013
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Foraging Behavior

This animation explors how animals choose what to eat. The data used in this animation is from a study of bluegill sunfish.  see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: WH Freeman and Company
Date Added: Jul 18, 2013 Date Modified: Jul 18, 2013
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Habitat Fragmentation

In this animation, researchers test the effects of habitat fragmentation on the extinction of species. 
Material Type: Animation
Author: WH Freeman and Company
Date Added: Jul 18, 2013 Date Modified: Jul 18, 2013
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Population Ecology: r and K Strategies

This animation discusses population growth curves. The factors that control population size are also discussed. 
Material Type: Animation
Author: Peter Raven
Date Added: Jul 17, 2013 Date Modified: Jul 17, 2013
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World Hunger and Carrying Capacity

This animation has 3 parts: World hunger, what is being done, and the hunger project. It discussed how hunger is affecting... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Peter Raven
Date Added: Jul 17, 2013 Date Modified: Jul 17, 2013
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What Are Biomes?

This animation illustrates the various types of biomes on the planet. Some of the main points discussed are the identifying... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Peter Raven
Date Added: Jul 17, 2013 Date Modified: Jul 17, 2013
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Chain Reaction

Students and teachers are able to contstruct a virtual food chain and learn about why each organism in the food chain is... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Oct 31, 2012 Date Modified: Nov 03, 2012
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Global Climate Change

This website is very useful in teaching climate change to high school students.  It is very easy to understand, and it has... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: NASA
Date Added: Nov 02, 2009 Date Modified: Apr 22, 2014
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