Environmental Biology, Earth Science and Geology
The best way to find out about the earth and its inhabitants is through hands-on experiences.
WHICH ROCK IS WHICH? Gives students a chance to test their observation and reasoning skills to identify
some common types of rocks and minerals found in nature.
EFFECTS OF AN OIL SPILL When the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in Summer 2010, thousands of gallons of
crude oil spilled into the ocean. What were the long-term consequences of this pollution
on the birds, fish and other wildlife? This experiment attempts to show students
the damage that oil can cause in the environment.