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  1. Dendroclimatology

    Dendroclimatology

    2018-09-17 21:01:56 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jeremy M Wojdak, R. S. Maxwell | doi:10.25334/Q4RX40

    Dendroclimatologists can reconstruct climate records further into the past than written records, by examining tree rings. Students "reverse-engineer" this process by considering growth rates of a tree species in response to various...

  2. 3D breast cancer tissue reconstruction

    3D breast cancer tissue reconstruction

    2018-09-17 20:58:43 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jeremy M Wojdak, Kerri-Ann Norton | doi:10.25334/Q4WM6W

    This module allows students to follow a researcher as she discovers new features of breast cancer tissue architecture, using 3D reconstructions of histological specimens.

  3. 3D breast cancer tissue reconstruction image files

    3D breast cancer tissue reconstruction image files

    2018-09-17 20:49:54 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jeremy M Wojdak | doi:10.25334/Q4ZM7W

    Database of image files for AIMS Resource: 3D breast cancer tissue reconstruction

  4. Globally endangered sea turtles of the Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge: A Focus on Scientific Analysis

    Globally endangered sea turtles of the Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge: A Focus on Scientific Analysis

    2018-09-17 17:59:13 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Eugenia Naro-Maciel, Katherine Holmes, Peter J. Ersts, Katherine McFadden, Nora Bynum, Eleanor Sterling | doi:10.25334/Q41D96

    in this exercise students will make suggestions for designing a comprehensive research program, use survey data, critically analyze results, and devise methods for study.

  5. Salamander Mark-Recapture using SPARCnet plots with the Schnabel Method

    Salamander Mark-Recapture using SPARCnet plots with the Schnabel Method

    2018-09-13 20:41:47 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kristine Grayson, Raisa Hernández Pacheco | doi:10.25334/Q4XM8Z

    A salamander mark-recapture module where students field collect a third survey occasion to estimate population size

  6. Regulating Carbon Emissions

    Regulating Carbon Emissions

    2018-09-12 20:53:16 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Robyn Smyth, Sandra Penny, Curt Gervich, Gautam Sethi, Eric Leibensperger, Pinar Batur | doi:10.25334/Q4299G

    Learn how to incorporate these teaching materials into your class. Find out what's included with each module. Learn how it can be adapted to work in your classroom.

  7. Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction

    Managing Prairie Dogs for Ferret Reintroduction

    2018-09-12 20:21:40 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Aramati Casper, Dorothy P. Hill, Melanie K. Rathburn | doi:10.25334/Q4642B

    This case study explores the ecological relationship between black-tailed prairie dogs and black-footed ferrets.

  8. A Pipeline in Paradise, Part 1: Learning the Relevant Science

    A Pipeline in Paradise, Part 1: Learning the Relevant Science

    2018-09-12 20:10:14 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Shannon N. Conley, Kathryn De Ridder-Vignone, Mary K. Handley, Michael L. Deaton | doi:10.25334/Q49T4X

    This case requires students to integrate information across the following five “knowledge domains” to develop a baseline understanding of the problem.

  9. Tell Them We Don't Want to Leave: The Marshallese and Sea-Level Rise (2014-10) | SESYNC

    Tell Them We Don't Want to Leave: The Marshallese and Sea-Level Rise (2014-10) | SESYNC

    2018-09-12 20:05:09 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Zola K. Moon, Donna S. Davis | doi:10.25334/Q4FM8M

    This case study will expose students to the ways in which social-environmental systems operate and connect across different scales.

  10. Pokemon Go and Ecology

    Pokemon Go and Ecology

    2018-09-12 17:15:12 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Elizabeth C Davis-Berg, Joshua Drew, Stephanie Sardelis | doi:10.25334/Q4K994

    These are resources associated with using Pokemon Go to teach concepts in Ecology.

  11. Augmented Reality Metabolic Pathways (ARMET)

    Augmented Reality Metabolic Pathways (ARMET)

    2018-09-12 16:21:21 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Eduardo Galembeck | doi:10.25334/Q4Q420

    The ARMET app is developed using Unity, 3D molecules obtained from Protein Data Bank and ChemSpider-chemical structure database, the usage data are stored into a database (MySQL) and are analyzed using the statistical software R.

  12. Using Online Materials/Videos to Enrich Linear Algebra for Scientists

    Using Online Materials/Videos to Enrich Linear Algebra for Scientists

    2018-09-12 14:55:32 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Sarah Hews | doi:10.25334/Q4TT5Z

    Abstract for a talk given on an experiment using MIT’s open courseware linear algebra videos to teach a linear algebra course without prerequisites that targeted biology majors.

  13. Dendroclimatology images

    Dendroclimatology images

    2018-09-11 20:54:29 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jeremy M Wojdak | doi:10.25334/Q43B0Q

    Database of image files for AIMS Resource: Dendroclimatology

  14. Dairy Farm Mathematics

    Dairy Farm Mathematics

    2018-09-11 20:22:05 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Richard Francisco, Katie Gilbert | doi:10.25334/Q47418

    We based our instructional unit on the premise that many people have, that one does not need mathematics if the they do not plan on atttending college or pursuiting careers known for involving mathematics.

  15. Wellesley College Study Packet for the Quantitative Reasoning Assessment

    Wellesley College Study Packet for the Quantitative Reasoning Assessment

    2018-09-11 20:01:35 | Teaching Materials | doi:10.25334/Q4BT60

    This packet contains a set of 24 practice questions and 2 full-length practice assessments for the Quantitative Reasoning Assessment for Wellesley College.

  16. statsTeachR

    statsTeachR

    2018-09-11 19:15:07 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Nicholas G. Reich, Andrea S. Foulkes, Harrel Blatt, Eric A. Cohen, Gregory Matthews | doi:10.25334/Q4GM7J

    statsTeachR is an open-access, online repository of modular lesson plans, a.k.a. "modules", for teaching statistics using R at the undergraduate and graduate level.

  17. Cookbook for R

    Cookbook for R

    2018-09-11 18:53:13 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Winston Chang | doi:10.25334/Q4MB0C

    The goal of the cookbook is to provide solutions to common tasks and problems in analyzing data.

  18. IPMpack: an R package for Integral Projection Models

    IPMpack: an R package for Integral Projection Models

    2018-09-11 18:02:43 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): C. Jessica E. Metcalf, Sean M. McMahon, Roberto Salguero-Gómez, Eelke Jongejans, Cory Merow | doi:10.25334/Q4R13N

    IPMpack is an R package (R Development Core Team 2013) that allows users to build and analyse Integral Projection Models.

  19. Michaelis-Menten Enzyme Kinetics

    Michaelis-Menten Enzyme Kinetics

    2018-09-11 16:47:26 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tony Weisstein | doi:10.25334/Q4VT6N

    In this simulation, equations used in enzyme kinetics (Michaelis-Menten, Eadie-Hofstee, Dixon, and Lineweaver-Burk) are modeled under various conditions.

  20. Luria-Delbruck

    Luria-Delbruck

    2018-09-11 16:31:31 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tony Weisstein, John R Jungck, Doug Green | doi:10.25334/Q40H75

    These two workbooks model the evolution of phage resistance in a bacterial population under two alternative hypotheses.