Evolution: Some of the Things That Molecules Do

We kicked off our Evolution Unit with Episode 2 of Neil deGrass Tyson’s reboot of the Cosmos series called Some of the Things That Molecules Do.  The video does an excellent job presenting evolution as the product of genetic mutation, and differentiates between natural and artificial selection.  Students received a worksheet and time to collaborate on the responses both during (intermission) and after the video.

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