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Climate Change teaching with the IPCC's Steve Running

One of the great things about writing our SimBio interactive chapters is the chance to talk with a lot of interesting scientists.

New Release: Finches and Evolution

I'm excited to announce that we've finished a new SimBio Virtual Lab called Finches and Evolution.

Hollywood and Science Education

Many of us use video clips in our classes, both to illustrate ideas and to engage students. As a colleague recently told me, "somehow I can say exactly the same thing, but if it's on TV, it's instantly much more interesting". A workshop I am just returning from took this premise to Hollywood,

Evolutionary Questions - Losing is Harder Than Gaining

On the research side of SimBio, we spend a lot of time writing questions for testing whether students are learning from our labs. We also publish papers on these tests—making a really good test takes enough work to merit its own publication. So even though research is supposed to be an objective, emotionless search for the truth, I'll admit to a sinking feeling while reading

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  • SSE
    June 23-27, 2017
    Portland, OR
  • WCSE
    July 5-7, 2017
    London, Ontario (CA)
  • ASMCUE
    July 27-30, 2017
    Denver, CO
  • ESA
    August 6-11, 2017
    Portland, OR
  • ACUBE
    October 20-21, 2017
    Columbia, SC
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    November 9-12, 2017
    St. Louis, MO
  • ASCB
    December 2-6, 2017
    Philadelphia, PA