Without biodiversity, the earth would be a completely different and nonfunctional place. Learn from this video about the utmost importance of of need for biodiversity.
Learn all about elephant seals, animals that reached near extinction about 100 years ago because of human need for their blubber.
This unit features 4 lessons that focus on life in the intertidal zone and how organisms living there have adapted to their environment. Lessons include background information, activities, videos, assessments and answer keys.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Modern Biodiversity.
Evolution has created millions of species, all unique. This has resulted in the tremendous biodiversity we see on Earth.
What qualifies as the largest organism depends on how you define it, but it's a tree or a fungus.
Learn that dinosaurs didn't actually go extinct; one line evolved into birds.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Modern Biodiversity. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.