Posts Tagged ‘science education’

The Mitosis Dance

 :: Posted by American Biotechnologist on 09-09-2013

The following video is an attempt by Baylor University students to explain Mitosis through dance. How well do you think they conveyed their message?

What are two high school students from Tennessee doing that makes every scientist jealous?

 :: Posted by American Biotechnologist on 08-27-2013

Two high school students from Tennessee have accomplished what many 4th year graduate students are still dreaming of doing…publishing their results in a top scientific journal.

Dalton Chaffee and Hayes Griffin worked with mentor R. Tucker Gilman, a former postdoctoral research fellow at the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to study mate choice.

Their work was published this week in the journal Evolution.

The students began their research between their junior and senior years at Bearden High School in Knoxville. They wanted to know why individuals choose the mates they choose.

Read more about these talented young students…

Hip Hoppin in the Science Classroom

 :: Posted by American Biotechnologist on 08-22-2013

A very unique way to teach science.

Cartoon Science Communication

 :: Posted by American Biotechnologist on 06-11-2013

What do science education and stand-up comedy have in common?

 :: Posted by American Biotechnologist on 06-04-2013

Words of wisdom from everyone’s favorite “Science Guy”