UV Radiation and the Developmental Stages of Red Flour Beetles

High schoolers perform an experiment to compare the sensitivity of the various developmental stages of Red Flour Beetles to ultraviolet radiation. Larvae, pupae and adult beetles are exposed to a source of UV-B radiation. In groups, they compare the mortality of the various stages at these time periods.

9th - 12th Science 3 Views 1 Download
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