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This simulation/tutorial consists of five topics. In topic 1, students make decisions for a paramecium living in a Petri... see more

A Step by step tutorial of Darwinian principles of Natural Selection that link the direct relation to Evolution. This... see more

Life Preservers is a video game based on National Science standards that teaches about evolution, adaptation, and the... see more

I tried it out and it works very well with the simulations. Can do simulations on concepts such as chemical bonding,... see more

MedMyst, short for "Medical Mysteries," is an Internet-based adventure designed with Macromedia Flash® in which you are... see more

This site simulates a a paper cut out insertion of the human insulin gene into a plasmid, requiring a choice of which... see more

This simulation illustrates how allele frequencies change over time as a result of genetic drift in small populations.... see more

This interactive Shockwave animation allows users to work through the process of protein synthesis. Using a computer... see more

'Learn about the cell and all its structures using our new 3D Cell iPhone application tool. Enjoy the ability to rotate... see more

DaisyWorld was invented to explain how the Gaia Hypothesis did not require a sentient Earth, but only feedback loops. 3d... see more

The AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science Atlas of Population and Environment is an important... see more

Avidia-Ed is a downloadable program for Macs or Windows that can be used to study the evolution of digital organisms.... see more

'Ball & Stick is a high-quality molecular visualization app for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. The app is perfect for... see more

Students randomly sample individuals from three different ethnic groups and record their ABO blood types. Students then... see more

Yet another simulation of flocking behavior. A 3D version. Has a huge amount of resources on the page.

'You asked for it – and here is it – Build-a-Body for iPad, now with 6 complete body systems! Thank you to all our users... see more

An interactive game, this web site allows visitors to restore a tallgrass or shortgrass prairie by selecting the... see more

This site provides a description including the purpose, mechanism, test components, methods and interpretation of a... see more

Using toothpicks, straws, or tubes of rolled up newspaper, learners create 3-dimensional models to illustrate the basic... see more

An interactive game where students examine natural selection.  The goal is for their species to survive a million years.... see more

The coagulase test is used to aid in differentiating Staphylococcus aureus from other staphylococci. This site provides... see more

Altruist is a software package for simulation of genetic evolution in structured or viscous populations. The purpose is... see more

Students learn what enzymes can and cannot do in a reaction by “hiring” an enzyme for the “job” of catalyst from a set of... see more

Students make decisions for a paramecium living in a Petri dish that will determine if it will have enough energy to... see more