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Connecting Concepts: Evolution/Species & Speciation 2: Patterns of Speciation

Students will think about speciation events at several points along the phylogeny of the plant genus Fuchsia. Students... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Robert Jeanne, Jan Cheetham
Date Added: Apr 06, 2005 Date Modified: Mar 31, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.77 rating
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Web PopGen

A Hardy-Weinberg based population genetics simulator. This program assumes a single gene and two alleles. Simulation of... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Bob Sheehy
Date Added: Mar 19, 2003 Date Modified: Nov 22, 2013
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Peer Reviews 4.75 rating
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Genetic Drift

This simulation illustrates how allele frequencies change over time as a result of genetic drift in small populations. Users... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Kent Holsinger
Date Added: Mar 08, 2000 Date Modified: Oct 28, 2009
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DemographyLab

Allows students to investigate how differences in population size, age-structure, and age-specific fertility and mortality... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Robert Desharnais, Jeff Bell
Date Added: Apr 12, 2000 Date Modified: Jul 31, 2008
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Phylogeny and Reconstructing Phylogenetic Trees

A java application that lets you investigate the problem of creating a phylgenetic tree. there is some explanation of the... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: David E. Joyce
Date Added: May 09, 2002 Date Modified: Mar 07, 2012
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Natural selection

This simulation illustrates how allele frequencies change over time in response to natural selection on diploid genotypes.... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Kent Holsinger
Date Added: Mar 08, 2000 Date Modified: Sep 09, 2003
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GenScope

Genscope is a Macintosh program that can be used to teach basic genetics and some evolution. The program uses dragons with... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Paul Horwitz
Date Added: Jul 02, 2002 Date Modified: Jun 28, 2005
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute

The Howard Hughes Medical Institue offers virtual labs in different subjects as a means of spreading education about science... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Howard Hughes Medical Institue
Date Added: Jan 23, 2008 Date Modified: Jul 15, 2013
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Origin: Unknown

This is a simulation where students analyze possible samples from an extraterrestrial life form to determine if it really is... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Donald Bustamante, Sherri Clark, John B. Spalding
Date Added: Jul 06, 2011 Date Modified: Aug 20, 2012
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Editor Review avg: 5 rating
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Peppered Moths

A description of the peppered moth example of natural selection along with a simulation
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Dec 13, 2009 Date Modified: Mar 17, 2011
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