The Amazing Horseshoe Crab
There’s a lot more to a horseshoe crab than meets the eye. They are not even...
Fri, 05/12/2017 - 12:43
Medicines from the Sea
You may not think of the ocean as a pharmacy but scientists are developing exciting...
Fri, 01/14/2011 - 11:08
Oil in the Ocean
In summer 2009, in the heart of New Orleans, a 600-foot tanker collided with a...
Fri, 06/11/2010 - 17:30
Gulf Oil Spill
The Gulf oil spill is recognized as the worst oil spill in U.S. history. Within...
Puffins are colonial breeders, gathering in large groups to dig nesting burrows on...
Treated Cancer Cells
These cancer cells have been treated with discodermolide, a chemical obtained from...
Benthic Drug Store
Students identify three chemicals that are pharmacologically active and are derived...
Tue, 12/01/2009 - 12:16
How Diverse is That?
Students discuss the meaning of biological diversity. Students will compare and...
Tue, 12/01/2009 - 12:02