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Travis David Marsico
PLANT Talking Points: Popcorn, endosperm and the foods we eat...
18 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Joseph Armstrong
BSA Economic Botany Section
This resource connects botany to everyday life by way of explaining what common foods we eat really are.
PLANT Talking Points: Crime Scene Botanicals - Forensic Botany...
By Shirley Graham
Missouri Botanical Garden
Provides information on the interesting job of Forensic Botany using real life examples
PLANT Talking Points: Economic Botany - how we value plants...
18 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials
This resource gives insight into the interactions between humans and the environment.
Megan L Van Etten
Fall 2018 Faculty Mentoring Network with BSA!
24 Jul 2018 |
Posted by Deborah Rook
Did you miss the Spring 2018 opportunity? Good news! The Botanical Society of America (BSA) is teaming up with QUBES to host another Faculty Mentoring Network in Spring 2018! Participants will...
06 Jun 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Maryann Adel Borsick Herman1, J. Phil Gibson2
1. St. John Fisher College 2. University of Oklahoma
In this lab, students will examine differences between C3 and C4 plants in their transpiration rates.
16 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Leah Dudley, J. Phil Gibson1
University of Oklahoma
In this lab, students will examine differences between varieties of tomato plants in their transpiration rates.
Population dynamics in simple two-species experimental microcosms
22 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Christopher T. Ivey
California State University, Chico
A two-week exercise which includes homework calculations and teaching resources. Students establish brine shrimp and Platymonas algal cultures and predict final densities.
26 Mar 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By J. Phil Gibson
AIM-UP! Coal balls lesson
22 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Monte Garroutte1, Jordan Metzgar1, Hirotsugu Mori1
University of Alaska Museum of the North
In this activity, students learn about ancient plant life and climate change by examining coal balls. In addition to the lesson itself, information is provided on where to purchase coal ball peel...
A Walk Through the Woods
09 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jerome Chave1, David Coomes2, Steven Jansen3, Simon Lewis4, Nathan Swenson5, Amy Zanne6, Gaby Lopez-Gonzales7, J Ilic, RB Miller8, MC Wiemann9, Samantha Swauger10
1. The Academy of Europe 2. Cambridge University 3. Ulm University 4. University College London 5. University of Maryland 6. The George Washington University 7. University of Leeds 8. University of California, Berkeley 9. University of Florida 10. DryadLab
Data driven curriculum module from Dryad Digital Repository
Natalie Madeleine Howe
Ken Gunter Sweat