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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 823142–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.3.142
Published: 01 March 2020
... ). Building EDENs: the rise of environmentally distributed ecological networks . BioScience , 57 , 45 – 54 . Ehrenfeld, J.G. ( 2003 ). Effects of exotic plant invasions on soil nutrient cycling processes . Ecosystems , 6 , 503 – 523 . Ehrenfeld, J.G. ( 2010 ). Ecosystem consequences of...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 819618–624 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.9.618
Published: 01 December 2019
...Mallory Ware; Christie Sampson; Delaney Lann; Erica Linard; Lauren Garcia Chance Hands-on learning is a highly effective teaching method for topics in STEM disciplines. Unfortunately, environmental science teachers sometimes lack the tools to engage their students in hands-on experimentation in...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 815352–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.5.352
Published: 01 May 2019
... behavior fish inquiry-based science learning memory T-maze environmental chemical One T-maze unit for each group (for building instructions, see Supplemental Material) Clean containers to hold 4 L of dechlorinated water (to prevent adding any additional chemicals to the water, simply allow...
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Interdisciplinary <b>Environmental</b> Research Project. The impacts of environmen...
Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 1. Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Project. The impacts of environmental pollutants, specifically platinum group elements (PGEs) found in road dust, on eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells were evaluated, and computational models predicted the outcomes of exposure. The project Figure 1. Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Project. The impacts of environmental pollutants, specifically platinum group elements (PGEs) found in road dust, on eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells were evaluated, and computational models predicted the outcomes of exposure. The project More
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<b>Environmental</b> exposures contribute an estimated 70–90% of disease risk, wit...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1. Environmental exposures contribute an estimated 70–90% of disease risk, with a large proportion of these exposures being unknown ( Rappaport &amp; Smith, 2010 ; Lim et al., 2012 ). Figure 1. Environmental exposures contribute an estimated 70–90% of disease risk, with a large Figure 1. Environmental exposures contribute an estimated 70–90% of disease risk, with a large proportion of these exposures being unknown ( Rappaport &amp; Smith, 2010 ; Lim et al., 2012 ). Figure 1. Environmental exposures contribute an estimated 70–90% of disease risk, with a large More
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 804285–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.4.285
Published: 01 April 2018
... curriculum, we developed an exercise using environmental DNA (eDNA) analysis. eDNA sampling involves extracting and amplifying the DNA from specific organisms from an environmental sample, rather than from the organisms themselves, and has been rapidly adopted by conservation practitioners around the world...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 778608–612 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.8.7
Published: 01 October 2015
... ). The impact of environmental noise on song amplitude in a territorial bird . Journal of Animal Ecology , 73 , 434 – 440 . Gleiss, A.C. , Jorgensen, S.J. , Liebsch, N. , Sala, J.E. , Norman, B. , Hays, G.C. et al. ( 2011 ). Convergent evolution in locomotory patterns of flying and swimming...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 787591–598 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.7.591
Published: 01 September 2016
...Daniel N. Weber; Renee A. Hesselbach; David H. Petering; Louise P. Petering; Craig A. Berg We have developed an experimental module that introduces high school students to guided scientific inquiry. It is designed to incorporate environmental health and ecological concepts into the basic biology or...
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Graduate students in the <b>Environmental</b> Studies Department at Antioch Univer...
Published: 01 January 2014
Figure 1. Graduate students in the Environmental Studies Department at Antioch University New England working on their Mystery Soil Lab assignment. This student group fashioned its own Tullgren funnels for microarthropod and nematode extraction. (Students from front to back: Britta Dempsey Figure 1. Graduate students in the Environmental Studies Department at Antioch University New England working on their Mystery Soil Lab assignment. This student group fashioned its own Tullgren funnels for microarthropod and nematode extraction. (Students from front to back: Britta Dempsey More
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Graduate students in the <b>Environmental</b> Studies Department at Antioch Univer...
Published: 01 January 2014
Figure 2. Graduate students in the Environmental Studies Department at Antioch University New England working on their Mystery Soil Lab assignment. Here, a student group hunts for soil insects while setting up CO 2 chambers for soil respiration measurements. (Students from front to back Figure 2. Graduate students in the Environmental Studies Department at Antioch University New England working on their Mystery Soil Lab assignment. Here, a student group hunts for soil insects while setting up CO 2 chambers for soil respiration measurements. (Students from front to back More
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The American Biology Teacher. 2019; 815334–339 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2019.81.5.334
Published: 01 May 2019
... University of Pennsylvania. Feedback from Jonathan Cohen, Lindsey Rustad, Kimberly Wallin, and anonymous reviewers improved this lesson plan. Funding was provided to W.L. by the Edna Bailey Sussman Foundation and to D.P. by the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 784275 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.4.275
Published: 01 April 2016
... can we encourage students and members of the general public to understand and potentially take action that might address pressing environmental problems? And how can we inspire students to be hopeful in the process? According to psychologist C. R. Snyder, hope is the process that requires...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2018; 805359–364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2018.80.5.359
Published: 01 May 2018
...McKenzie L. Doup Children today do not spend as much time outside as they did in previous generations; consequently, they are not building connectedness to nature and are less likely to engage in pro-environmental behaviors. Environmental education is one way to ameliorate this problem. However...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2015; 779703–706 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2015.77.9.10
Published: 01 November 2015
... useful in answering questions about specific events that affect local waters and organisms. Meteorological data are available for some NERRS locations (obtainable as described above) that can be useful in explaining storm-related events. The Delaware Environmental Observing System ( http...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 7817–13 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.1.7
Published: 01 January 2016
.... & Fredrickson, J.K. ( 2003 ). Isolation of Halobacterium salinarum retrieved directly from halite brine inclusions . Environmental Microbiology , 5 , 1094 – 1102 . Ng, W.V. , Kennedy, S.P. , Mahairas, G.G. , Berquist, B. , Pan, M. , Shukla, H.D. et al. ( 2000 ). Genome sequence of Halobacterium...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2016; 78135–42 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2016.78.1.35
Published: 01 January 2016
... : ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education . Herron, M.D. ( 1971 ). The nature of scientific enquiry . School Review , 79 , 171 – 212 . Hoskinson, A.-M. , Couch, B.A. , Zwickl, B.M. , Hinko, K.A. & Caballero, M.D. ( 2014 ). Bridging physics and...
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The American Biology Teacher. 2014; 763196–200 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2014.76.3.8
Published: 01 March 2014
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The American Biology Teacher. 2020; 824266–268 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2020.82.4.266
Published: 01 April 2020
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<b>Environmental</b> manipulation of  S. marcescens.  Left lane is protein standar...
Published: 01 April 2012
Figure 4. Environmental manipulation of S. marcescens. Left lane is protein standard, middle lane is S. marcescens grown at 24°C; right lane is S. marcescens grown at 37°C. Minor, but present, differences can be noticed. Figure 4. Environmental manipulation of S. marcescens. Left lane is Figure 4. Environmental manipulation of S. marcescens. Left lane is protein standard, middle lane is S. marcescens grown at 24°C; right lane is S. marcescens grown at 37°C. Minor, but present, differences can be noticed. Figure 4. Environmental manipulation of S. marcescens. Left lane is More
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The American Biology Teacher. 2017; 792144–148 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/abt.2017.79.2.144
Published: 01 February 2017
... Environmental Science—1, and (d) MS Environmental Science—2. We could not analyze statistically how academic status influenced student perceptions and anxiety levels because of the small sample sizes, and so provide qualitative and descriptive results instead. Overall, students rated Cheating to Learn as an...