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From city girl to naturalist

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Overview:
This Science Short illustrates how scientists are shaped by their personal experiences in the context of research about fossil insects.

Author/Source:
UCMP

Grade:
9-12

Discipline:
Life Science

Time:
5 minutes

Teaching tips:
Use multiple Science Shorts from different disciplines to illustrate how the same aspects of the nature and process of science play out in different research studies.

Concepts:
Correspondence to the Next Generation Science Standards is indicated in parentheses after each relevant concept. See our conceptual framework for details.

  • Scientists are influenced by their personal experiences and cultures. (NOS7)

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