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The Most Extreme Life Forms on Earth… and Beyond?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Earth's strangest creatures may be the key to finding life on other planets! Introduce biology scholars to the extreme world of extremophiles with a video from a large science playlist. From the depths of the ocean to the heart of the...
Deep-Sea Ecosystems – Entering the Twilight Zone
5th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine an ecosystem without any light or oxygen, where living things convert carbon dioxide into food. This ecosystem is thriving and might just be the largest ecosystem on our planet, yet we know very little about it. The lesson...
Individual Species in the Deep Sea
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A tube worm's outer covering is made of chitin, the same material that makes up the shells of lobsters and crabs. Scholars create tube worms and analyze and discuss the longevity of organisms living near cold seeps. They then discuss and...