We found 407 resources with the concept bacteria
The Surprising Cause of Stomach Ulcers
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
That raging fire in your belly is not necessarily the burrito you had for lunch! Aspiring doctors get an in-depth look at the cause of stomach ulcers with an interesting video. The narrator discusses ulcer treatments of the past, how...
Why Do We Harvest Horseshoe Crab Blood?
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
If you've ever had an injection, the horseshoe crab protects you from infection! Young marine biologists discover how scientists use the unique physiology of the horseshoe crab in medicine with a thought-provoking video. The narrator...
The 5 Kingdoms in Classification
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever wonder why we classify species? Biology pupils discover how scientists grouped organisms in the five kingdom classification system through an animated Fuse School video on Evolution. The narrator shows examples of each kingdom, then...
Geometric Sequences: Bacteria Colony
11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Designed
Show budding mathematicians how to model a diminishing bacteria colony two ways—graphically and algebraically. Using the coordinate axis, pupils create a graph to represent the decay of a bacteria colony. They determine the number of...
The Antibiotic Apocalypse Explained
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Antibiotic resistance encompasses one of the world's most pressing public health problems. The video explains how antibiotics work and why humans are becoming resistant to them. It expands on the idea of antibiotic resistance and options...
Culturing Microorganisms Part 2
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
After culturing microorganisms, young scientists must calculate the size of the population. Use an insightful video that offers multiple methods to solve these problems. In addition to these methods, the video highlights the importance...
Culturing Microorganisms Part 1
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
An informative video explains how to culture microorganisms such as bacteria in a petri dish as part of the Fuse School playlist. It focuses on the need for nutrients and a proper temperature, which varies based on the location and...
Genetic Engineering Will Change Everything Forever—CRISPR
16 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Scientists may have the technology to cure diseases, including cancer in the near future, but at what cost? The video explains genetic engineering that could deadly cure diseases. It highlights the benefits while also weighing the risks.
6 Sleeper-Agent Pathogens That Can Make You Sick
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You may have heard that, if you've had chicken pox, the shingles virus is already inside you. The bad news? It may not be alone! Introduce your microbiology class to some of the trickiest pathogens we know of in the 151st video in an...
These Termites Turn Your House into a Palace of Poop
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone knows that termites are bad news for the wooden parts of a home. How do they do it, and how can we stop them? Go inside a termite (literally) to discover the scores of bacteria and protists that help make wood taste good. The...
Do Microorganisms Live in Antarctica?
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can microorganisms live in the dry, cold climate of Antarctica? Young scientists view a research project measuring microorganisms in the Taylor Glacier. They record the findings from dirty ice, clean ice, boots, sediment, and more. Then...
C. elegans and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life
9th - 12th
Introduce the topic of astrobiology in a unit that's out of this world. Biology scholars examine the search for extraterrestrial life by culturing roundworms, a species that has been key in helping researchers understand the challenges...
How Sewage Treatment Works - Water Treatment
3 mins 9th - 12th
To flush or not to flush ... that is the question. Is the wastewater treatment program in most towns and cities really the most efficient way to deal with waste? The fourth installment in a series of seven videos about the world's water...