We found 32 resources with the concept carbon dating
How Atom Bombs Can Uncover Forged Art
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Art forgeries are works of art themselves? How can inspectors tell real art from fake? A video from the a large science playlist explores the techniques practiced by expert forgers and the subtle science behind telling a masterpiece from...
Using the Scientific Process to Study Human Evolution
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did humans and dinosaurs coexist? How do we know? Scholars dig in to the tools and methods researchers used to study the process of human evolution by watching a slideshow with embedded video clips. Pupils learn the importance of asking...
What Happened to the World's Greatest Ape?
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Gigantopithecus was the greatest of the great apes! Whatever became of them? Take a journey to Asia and explore the forests and grasslands that were once home to the large primate using a video from an extentsive biology playlist....
The Last Time the Globe Warmed
11 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Global warming ... greenhouse gases ... climate change ... sounds familiar, right? What about palm trees in Wyoming, or swimming in the sea near Antarctica? Science scholars discover the unbearable conditions Earth experienced during its...
Weak Interaction: The Four Fundamental Forces of Physics #2
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed
Scientists can't just change a neutron to a proton, can they? Although they don't have control of this process yet, they have identified the weak force that does exactly that. The simple graphics in an interesting video explain the...
What is a Weighted Average?
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wondered why the atomic mass listed on the periodic table isn't a whole number? This video explains how weighted averages are calculated and relates the average to the relative atomic mass. Viewers are then given an element...
Statistics and Probability: High School Common Core Math
9th - 12th
Statistically, the better the Common Core collection the better the lesson planning goes, right? Here is a collection that hits every standard represented in the Common Core Statistics and Probability section. The probability is high that you will find good use for this collection!
Regents High School Examination: Physical Setting Earth Science 2008
9th - 12th
Throughout this earth science exam, high-school geologists complete a series of multiple choice and short answer questions about the solar system, atmosphere, and earth system. This is an amazing test, as are all of the exams developed...
How Old is it Really? - How Do We Know that the Earth is 4.6 Billion Years Old?
9th - 12th
Eight neat slides lead to the understanding of how geologists have determined Earth's age. Most of the slides are dedicated to explaining the absolute dating method of assessment. Color diagrams display radioactive isotopes and a graph...