Artificial Selection Teacher Resources
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Disruption of Genetic Equilibrium
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Could a population stay the exact same over time with no change in allele frequencies? The video explains the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium theorem and the assumptions it requires. It discusses mutation, migration, gene flow, genetic drift,...
CRISPR and the Future of Human Evolution
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Will survival of the fittest be replaced by designer babies and eugenics in the near future? The technology exists now, but scientists still debate how to best use it. The future of the human race depends on the decisions made, but no...
Survival of the Fittest - Variations in the Clam Species Clamys sweetus
9th - 12th
It's not often that you come across a clever laboratory activity that is both imaginative and comprehensive! Using M&M's and Reese's peanut butter candies to represent two different clam species, young biologists test for "relative...
Evidence for Evolution II
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Some scientists believe humans are no longer evolving and have reached their evolutionary peak. In the video, scholars explore Darwin and his published work, The Origin of Species. The instructor discusses Darwin's ideas of biogeography,...