Using Magnetotactic Bacteria to Study Natural Selection

Students observe bacteria that are able to orient themselves using the Earth's magnetic field.They comprehend the difference between anaerobic and aerobic organisms. Students can tell the difference of the shape of magnetic force field lines around a bar magnet and around the Earth itself.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Science
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3 days
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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