Monthly Archives: December 2012

What is time?

What is time? See the link.

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Science 7 What Darwin Never Knew (“evo devo”)

What Darwin Never Knew A video documentary about “evo devo”–the new science that integrates evolution and development

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Science 8 Extra Terrestrial Life

Imagine that you are charged with the task of preparing information to be sent out to a newly discovered planet in a far away star-planet system. What would you tell them about the earth? Include and justify your list in … Continue reading

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Science 7 Biodiversity Evolution Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise Project–this is amazing http://www.cornell.edu/video/?videoID=2398&rnd=1234

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Science 7 Biodiversity–Evolution–Field Trip 11 and 12 December

Watch these videos about the Rhesus macaque http://www.arkive.org/rhesus-macaque/macaca-mulatta/videos.html Reflect on what we have learned about biodiversity, genetic relatedness, the interaction of a species with the environment, behavior, natural selection, population dynamics, predator-prey, game theory Reflect on the techniques science use … Continue reading

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Science 7 Periods 1,3,4 Monday Dec. 3

Respond to the following questions in your notebooks (may use Ipad or paper): What are the most important facts you know about dogs? Why do you consider this knowledge most important? Where does your knowledge of dogs come from (reading, … Continue reading

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Evolution of the Word Random

http://www.npr.org/2012/11/30/166240531/thats-so-random-the-evolution-of-an-odd-word

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