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  1. Introduction to nucleotide sequence analysis and protein modeling in MEGA and PyMol using coronavirus SARS-CoV-2

    03 Apr 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Maria Shumskaya1, Nicholas Lorusso2

    1. Kean University 2. Kean Univeristy

    Introduction into computational approaches in phylogeny and protein modeling based on coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (caused COVID-19 pandemic). Two self-guided tutorials for standard lab classes of 2.5...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1796/?v=1

  2. SIR BuildIt

    03 Apr 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anton E Weisstein

    Truman State University

    An introduction to epidemiological models using interactive Excel worksheets

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1794/?v=1

  3. Following the Data

    02 Apr 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anna Monfils1, Debra Linton1, Molly Phillips2, Libby Ellwood3

    1. Central Michigan University 2. iDigBio, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida 3. iDigBio

    The video and exercise provides insight into how researchers are using digital data resources to investigate biodiversity in prairie fen wetlands.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1137/?v=1

  4. Searching for disability as biodiversity in digitized natural history collections

    27 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kaitlin Stack Whitney

    Rochester Institute of Technology

    This module uses digitized natural history and biodiversity collections to explore if, how, and whether disability can be studied in nonhumans as a form of biodiversity.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1793/?v=1

  5. Transpiration- Adapted for online

    27 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By J. Phil Gibson

    University of Oklahoma

    In this adaptation, the lab is completed remotely.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1792/?v=1

  6. Movement: Nature's Flying Machines (Online)

    25 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Debra Linton

    Central Michigan University

    Adapted for online learning: In this lab, you will explore the physics of flight, the adaptations that make powered flight possible, and the evolution of powered flight in vertebrates and...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1788/?v=1

  7. Diseasebots HEXBUG Lab

    24 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Skylar Hopkins

    Radford University

    This module explores the effects of host density on contact rates and transmission of pathogens using a hands-on experiment with HEXBUG robots.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1790/?v=1

  8. Supersized Life: Comparing Across Scales

    24 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Natasha Vitek1, Christopher Baker2

    1. Stony Brook University 2. Exceptional Student Education Department, Alachua County Public Schools

    How wide is the size range of living beings, from "big" to "too small to see"? Students will collect and compare measurements from 3D specimens within the metric system by multiplying or dividing...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1789/?v=1

  9. Data Visualization

    23 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anna Monfils

    Central Michigan University

    This is an introduction to the idea of data visualization and the importance of presenting data for understanding.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1776/?v=1

  10. Communicating with Data: Digital Data Resources

    22 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anna Monfils1, Debra Linton1

    Central Michigan University

    Students access, clean, configure, and standardize a dataset and create a relevant and scientifically valid data visualization to communicate science.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1779/?v=1

  11. Communicating with Data: Infographic with Digital Data

    22 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anna Monfils1, Debra Linton1

    Central Michigan University

    Working collaboratively in teams of 2-4 researchers, students engage in targeted projects to address critical information and research needs using digital biodiversity data.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1778/?v=1

  12. 21st Century STEM Workforce Skills

    22 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anna Monfils1, Debra Linton1

    Central Michigan University

    This activity includes a leadership assessment and associated exercise to encourage the development of 21st Century STEM Skills.

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1777/?v=1

  13. COVID-19 Simulator (ISEE) Module

    20 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Sarah Hews

    Amherst College

    This accessible module guides students through exploring the COVID-19 Simulator developed by ISEE. Students dig into the four scenarios provided (including the parameters and the graphs), construct...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1775/?v=1

  14. Coronavirus Epidemic Curves - Graphically Interpreting Derivatives

    19 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Sarah Hews

    A set of exam questions or class activity related to 'flatten the curve' during the coronavirus outbreak of 2020. Content includes: notation, first derivative, second derivative, and interpreting...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1774/?v=1

  15. GBIF Tutorial - BLUE Resource

    19 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Libby Ellwood

    iDigBio

    A user guide and video instructions for GBIF

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1770/?v=1

  16. iDigBio Tutorial - BLUE Resource

    19 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Molly Phillips

    iDigBio, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida

    A user guide and video instructions for iDigBio

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1771/?v=1

  17. Arctos Tutorial - BLUE Resource

    19 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Erica Krimmel

    A user guide and video instructions for Arctos

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1768/?v=1

  18. Data Ethics

    19 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Rebecca Renirie

    Central Michigan University

    Data ethics and the use of digital data

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1765/?v=1

  19. Does Organelle Shape Matter? Exploring Cell Shape through the Allen Cell Explorer and High-content Microscopy Datasets

    13 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Carlos Christopher Goller1, Kaitlyn Casimo

    North Carolina State University

    The morphology and localization of structures inside the cell are often assumed to fit the ideal images found in biology textbooks. This interrupted case study using high-throughput microscopy data...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/798/?v=2

  20. SEIR simulation activity for flattening the curve

    12 Mar 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Carrie Diaz Eaton

    Bates College and QUBES

    This is a short exploration activity to introduce SIR and SEIR models without explicitly introducing differential equations. It utilizes the R package EpiDynamics and students can run the...

    https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/1763/?v=1