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Visualizing Global CO2 Emissions
10 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Yen-Chu Weng
University of Washington
Using CO2 emissions data, students will learn how to visualize data with Tableau Public. The teaching materials are suitable for upper-level undergraduate courses on data analysis and research...
Water Movement through a Membrane: The Van't Hoff Equation
15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1
University of Tennessee Knoxville
This module introduces the van't Hoff equation in the context of understanding the metabolic activity of the epithelial cells lining the stomach. It is intended for an introductory biology audience.
Water Quality Investigation
18 Feb 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Melissa Hage
Oxford College of Emory University
This multi-part module aims to help you learn about water quality implications by understanding the variability of concentrations of nitrate in stream water through the evaluation of real-time data...
Wellesley College Study Packet for the Quantitative Reasoning Assessment
11 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials
This packet contains a set of 24 practice questions and 2 full-length practice assessments for the Quantitative Reasoning Assessment for Wellesley College.
What Do Trees Know About Rain?
01 Mar 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Paulette S Reneau
The data nugget was introduced to a freshman General Biology lecture class as a culminating activity for the chapter entitled "Photosynthesis". Students worked independently and collaboratively to...
What do trees know about Rain? Adapted for an online, non-majors botany course
04 Mar 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Liz Martin
Minor modifications were made to this Data Nugget in order to use it in a fully online version of the introductory, non-majors botany course, Plants and People.
What is bioinformatics?
10 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Laura Harris
Short description of what bioinformatics is, it's potential applications, and what it is not.
What is Bioinformatics?
13 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Barry Grant
University of California - San Diego
This second screencast introduces bioinformatics, details major leaning goals & expectations of BGGN-213 and outlines the areas of bioinformatics covered in ...
Winter is Coming! Can you handle the freeze?
This publication contains the adaptations I made to the Data Nuggets module in order to use it with an online, introductory, non-majors botany class. I used this with a unit on natural and...
Winter is Coming! Data Nuggets Module - Adapted for Preservice Elementary Teachers
15 Jan 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Michelle Forsythe
Texas State University
Adaptation of Data Nuggets Module Winter is Coming! for an Elementary Education Science Methods Course
Wolf Sheep Predation Simulation Exercise
03 Aug 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Liz Ryder
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
This resource is an exercise to introduce students to agent-based modeling of biological systems through working with a simple existing model.
05 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
Working with Datasets in R swirl
15 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Caitlin Hicks Pries
The goal of this lesson is to learn how to import datasets into R, understand variable types, make adjustments to variables, perform basic calculations, and begin data visualization. The exercise...
Working with plant phenology data and fitting a nonlinear model using least squares in R
21 Dec 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Madeleine Bonsma-Fisher1, Ahmed Hasan1
University of Toronto
A participatory live-coding lesson on working with NEON phenology data and fitting a sine-wave model todetermine when different species get and lose their leaves.
Working with spreadsheet-style data in Python with pandas and seaborn
20 Dec 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Madeleine Bonsma-Fisher
This 4-hour participatory live-coding workshop takes learners through the basics of programming in Python via the Jupyter Lab interface and culminates with exploration and visualization of...
World Population Density
23 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Claudia Neuhauser
University of Minnesota
World population density 1950-2050
Writing Clean Code in R Workshop
15 Oct 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Max Joseph1, Leah Wasser
Earth Lab - University of Colorado, Boulder
When working with data, you often spend the most amount of time cleaning your data. Learn how to write more efficient code using the tidyverse in R.
Yeast Cell Growth
Numbers Count resource using Excel for data analysis
09 Sep 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
University of Houston