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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (8): 570–576.
Published: 01 October 2019
... from lab activities. We describe an engineering-design-integrated biology unit designed for high school students in which they learn about the properties of slime molds, the difference between eukaryotes and prokaryotes, and the iterative nature of the engineering design process. Using the engineering...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (3): 196–200.
Published: 01 March 2014
... & Ross, S.D. (2011). Caging the blob: using slime mold to teach concepts about barriers that constrain movement in organisms. American Biology Teacher, 73 , 537–541. Dussutour, A., Latty, T., Beekman, M. & Simpson, S.J. (2010). Amoeboid organism solves complex nutritional challenges. Proceedings...
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The American Biology Teacher (2011) 73 (9): 537–541.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Cindy E. Bohland; David G. Schmale, III; Shane D. Ross Few laboratory exercises are designed to teach biology students about barriers that may constrain the movement of organisms. We describe a unique inquiry-based exercise involving Lego mazes (the barrier) and the plasmodial slime mold, Physarum...
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The American Biology Teacher (1997) 59 (9): 565–572.
Published: 01 November 1997
... descriptive study of the development of the slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum. American Jour- nal of Botany, 31, 175-182. 10.2307/2437641 175 Bonner, J.T. (1947). Evidence for the formation of cell aggre- gates by chemotaxis in the development of the slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum, Journal of...
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The American Biology Teacher (1998) 60 (1): 59–62.
Published: 01 January 1998
... Microbiology 1977 Cummins, J.E. & Rusch, H.P. (1968). Natural synchrony in the slime mould Physarum polycephalum. En- deavor, 27, 124-129. Cummins 124 27 Endeavor 1968 Eberhard, C. (1990). General Biology Laboratory Manual. Fort Worth, TX: Saunders College Publishing. Eberhard...
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The American Biology Teacher (1985) 47 (8): 487–489.
Published: 01 November 1985
...Steven L. Stephenson Copyright 1985 The National Association of Biology Teachers References Farr, M.L. (1981). How to know the true slime molds. Dubuque, IA: William C. Brown Company. Farr How to know the true slime molds 1981 Gilbert, H.C. & Martin, G.W. (1933...
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The American Biology Teacher (1982) 44 (2): 119–127.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Steven L. Stephenson Copyright 1981 The National Association of Biology Teachers References FARR, M.L. 1981. How to know the true slime molds. Dubuque. Iowa: William C. Brown Company. Farr How to know the true slime molds 1981 HAGELSTEIN, R. 1944. The mycetozoa of North...
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The American Biology Teacher (1977) 39 (6): 347–356.
Published: 01 September 1977
.... Differentiation of social amoebae. Scientific American209:152 Bonner 152 209 Scientific American 1959 1963. How slime molds communicate. Scientific Ameri- can209:84 Bonner 84 209 Scientific American 1963 1967.The cellular slime molds. 2nd ed. Princeton: Princeton University Press...
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The American Biology Teacher (1971) 33 (6): 359–360.
Published: 01 September 1971
... inquiries to D. E. Andregg, executive secre- tary, NHSBHS, Life Science Building, University of Idaho, Moscow 83843. Robert D. Egbert, editor, The Enzyme Technique for Obtaining Slime Molds Because slime molds have characteristics that fit both plant and animal classification schemes, they are an...
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The American Biology Teacher (1961) 23 (8): 501–505.
Published: 01 December 1961
...Arthur D. Feiro Literature Cited 1 Bonner, J. T.1944. A descriptive study of the development of the slime mold Dictyo- stelium discoideum. Amer. J. Bot., 31: 175- 182 10.2307/2437641 175 2 Bonner, J. T.1947. Evidence for the for- mation of cell aggregates by chemotaxis in the...
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The American Biology Teacher (1969) 31 (1): 33–36.
Published: 01 January 1969
...O'Neil Ray Collins Copyright 1969 The National Association of Biology Teachers References ALEXOPOULOS, C. J. 1963. The Myxomycetes II. Bot. Rev.29 (1): 1-78. Alexopoulos 1 1 29 Bot. Rev. 1963 , and J. KOEVENIG. 1964. Slime molds and research. BSCS Pamphlets, D. C. Heath...
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The American Biology Teacher (1969) 31 (1): 29–32.
Published: 01 January 1969
... Mycetozoa. Nat. Geogr. Mag.49: 421-443. 5 figs., 16 col. pls. Crowder 421 49 Nat. Geogr. Mag. 1926 slime Molds for BSCS Lab Exercises LUTHER H. VOGEL, Helix High School, La Mesa, California 92041 MVy first introduction to slime molds occurred last year, my first in teaching the BSCS Yellow...
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These images show growth of the <b>slime</b> <b>mold</b> 3 days after inoculation on plat...
Published: 01 November 2011
Figure 3. These images show growth of the slime mold 3 days after inoculation on plates with (A) a dry center or (B) a wet center. Students used a piece of paper towel slightly smaller than the cut area so that the paper towel would not absorb the moisture of the agar. On the wet plate, the slime More
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The American Biology Teacher (2019) 81 (9): 680–685.
Published: 01 December 2019
... dilution............................1.47-TT Service-learning............................4.222-F Shannon's diversity index............................4.234-RL Sharks............................2.115-I Simpson's diversity index............................4.234-RL Slime mold...
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The American Biology Teacher (2017) 79 (8): 615–620.
Published: 01 October 2017
... organisms. For example, the telomeric repeat sequence found in humans, TTAGGG, is also found in the telomeres of the mold, Neurospora , the slime mold, Physarum , and the protozoan, Trypanosoma ( Blackburn, 1991 ). It has been shown that the number of repeating units in telomeres varies among different...
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The American Biology Teacher (2014) 76 (9): 643–647.
Published: 01 November 2014
... & Kill a Triceratops for Lunch? .......................2:118-I Cootie Genetics: Simulating Mendel’s Experiments to Understand the Laws of Inheritance .......................3:189-I Guiding Student Inquiry into Eukaryotic Organismal Biology Using the Plasmodial Slime Mold Physarum polycephalum...
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The American Biology Teacher (2012) 74 (2): 132–135.
Published: 01 February 2012
... arrange them in meaningful sequences. And so on ( Jones, 1994 ). One need not subscribe to some Dr. Dolittle-type fantasy to acknowledge that animals (or even plants or slime molds) have some extraordinary systems of communication. Nor does one need any sophisticated science to know that humans...
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The American Biology Teacher (2011) 73 (9): 568–571.
Published: 01 November 2011
...-Designed Investigation Combining Ecology, Cell Biology, & Quantitative Analysis........8:469-I Caging the Blob: Using a Slime Mold to Teach Concepts about Barriers That Constrain the Movement of Organisms........9:537-I An Inquiry-Based Field & Laboratory Investigation of Leaf Decay: A...
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The American Biology Teacher (2004) 66 (4): 297–302.
Published: 01 April 2004
...: Princeton University Press. Bonner Morphogenesis: An Essay on Development 1952 Bonner, J.T. (1955). Cells and Societies. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Bonner Cells and Societies 1955 Bonner,J.T. (1959). The Cellular Slime Molds. (2nd ed. 1967). Princeton, NJ: Princeton...
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The American Biology Teacher (2009) 71 (1): 57.
Published: 01 January 2009
... molds, have genes and behaviors exhibited by higher organisms. He does note, "We are the only beings on the planet who carry on a continuous internal conversation with ourselves, the only ones with a movie-in-the-brain that plays images of people and things from the past, the present, and the future...