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On two hypothetical islands, students manipulate various parameters of a bird species, such as variability, heritability,... see more

This is a resource for educators that offers free online interactive animal dissections. Great for a science class!... see more

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

Students use pedigree analysis to simulate the inheritance of genes for human genetic disorders, and use RFLP analysis to... see more

Pepper moth simulation showing natural selection at work.

Applet that allows the user to simulate how nature keeps its balance via predator/prey relationships. Provides all... see more

Students use DNA sequences from Human, Neanderthal, Chimpanzee, Gorrilla and Orangutan mitochondrial D-loop to perform a... see more

'Students learn about the strength of bones and methods of helping to mend fractured bones. During a class demonstration,... see more

This is a flash based game where the player has to help a cell divide by choosing the correct action in order, and by... see more

The Virtual Genetics Lab (VGL) is a simulation of transmission genetics that approximates, as closely as possible, the... see more

Designed to help students understand the genetic code and some of the experiments used to figure out the genetic code.... see more

The interactive web-based simulation activity engages students in an inquiry-based study of the principles of genetic... see more

Using interactive media (Java applets and Shockwave), this website provides an introduction to human population growth.... see more

Interactive introduction to cell biology. This website can be use by students for tutorial on the different types of... see more

Students learn about negative feedback regulation of glucose and play the role of doctor to determine if Ben, a fellow... see more

It is a simulation for students to get an idea (in a classroom lab setting) of what happens to food as it passes through... see more

The Aid Game is about giving charitable aid to developing countries. These countries may suffer the dual challenges of... see more

Respiration serves as a means for the body to exchange gases with the atmosphere via the blood. This is an animated... see more

This is a series of 14 online biology lab simulations for an AP Biology course. Each simulation has a text overview of... see more

BacSim is an individual-based simulator of bacterial growth. Users manipulate environmental parameters and then monitor... see more

A simulation of Craig Reynolds ""boids"" which display flocking behavior.   See Scientific American article describing... see more

This is a fun Flash application that can be used to learn about basic cell biology.  The learning materials include... see more

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

In this interactive activity, students will be able to create a genetically identical clone of a brown female mouse. This... see more