We found 42 resources with the concept bioluminescence
The Lux Operon Controls Light Production
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Bioluminescence, once considered rare, exists in around 90% of fish in the ocean. Understanding how genes communicate to produce light opens up a world of understanding for viewers. From being in the right setting to transcription to...
These Carnivorous Worms Catch Bugs by Mimicking the Night Sky
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wanted to lay inside a cave and look up at thousands of stars twinkling? Caves in New Zealand have glow worms that mimic the night sky in order to confuse their prey. This allows the worms to trap their prey and eat them...
8 Incredible Deep Sea Oddities!
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The pressure at the bottom of the ocean is 10,000 times that at sea level. Scholars go under the sea as they learn about organisms found in the deep ocean waters. From angler fish to deep sea jellies that bioluminescence, viewers see...
The Otherworldly Creatures in the Ocean's Deepest Depths
5 mins 3rd - 8th
Humans know so little about the deepest darkest zones of the ocean. Learn a little more with a video that explores some of the many species in the deep ocean, including exotic marine life with adaptations that are out of this world.
The Brilliance of Bioluminescence
4 mins 4th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Illuminate the darkest corners of your marine biology or life science class with this feature about bioluminescence. Viewers see that luciferase and luciferin combine in a cool, light-producing reaction. This adaptation helps glowing...