TITLE

INVESTIGATING with Charles Darwin

AUTHOR(S)
Eichinger, John
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Science & Children;Oct2008, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers two scientific investigations which would help deepen students' understandings of how science operates how scientist Charles Darwin approached analysis of the natural world. The first procedure features an investigation about the abilities of various plant seeds to germinate after spending time immersed in salt water while the second investigation focuses on observations of earthworm behavior. The investigations are based on Darwin's own reports and on his writings and studies but adapted to some extent for young investigators.
ACCESSION #
34697744

 

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