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Centered around a NOVA episode that deals with the introduction of intelligent design into a public school in Dover, PA,... see more

During the Life has a History tour, individuals will learn how and why life has changed during Earth's history. The tour... see more

The virtual lab includes four modules that investigate different concepts in evolutionary biology, including adaptation,... see more

This is a webinar that was done for the MERLOT Classics Series on Elluminate by the authors of the material, "Connecting... see more

This interactive activity gives students the opportunity to be a scientist and choose between four unidentified fossil... see more

Investigate a famous case study for evolution - the peppered moth.

The National Science Teachers Association Position Statement: Teaching Evolution. The teaching of evolution, a... see more

This stie has two java simulations for creating evoultionary trees based on discrete characters and a tutorial showing... see more

In this introductory exploration video, learn about the three ingredients that drive evolution: variation, selection and... see more

This is a module from the Supersite, "DNA From the Beginning." This learning object provides evidence for RNA as the... see more

Although this book is available for sale, it can be read online at this site. "How did life evolve on Earth? The answer... see more

In this animation, comparing features of a 4.4-million-year-old fossil skeleton to those of human and chimpanzee... see more

A large collection of articles and essays about the origin of the universe and earth and evolution of life. Many discuss... see more

Teaching Genetics with dragons has several activities for students. Explore heredity and genetics by experimenting with... see more

As self described, "the Web site dedicated to celebrating the life and work of the English naturalist, evolutionist, and... see more

Free fixed-format e-textbook (PDF). Theories of biological aging are essential to understanding age-related diseases such... see more

Students will remove fossils from envelope and piece creature back together. Students will work in groups and reconstruct... see more

The mitochondrial genotype is inherited through the cytoplasm, and so follows the female line through the generations.... see more

Common misconceptions about evolution are explained in this narrated slideshow. Students can also view four lectures... see more

This interactive presentation allows students to explore how human evolution is studied using a scientific process. An... see more

Two leading virus researchers explain how they use both simple and sophisticated technologies to detect and fight... see more

VERB is an online animal diversity resource designed to accompany undergraduate degrees in the Biosciences. In this... see more

Using information from the San Diego Zoo's website @www.sandiegozoo.org, the students will explore the site, guided, to... see more

The Y chromosome is inherited from father to son, and so follows the male line through the generations. Due to random... see more