Four cool science articles that AREN’T about coronavirus

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!  We know you are working harder than ever to deliver quality content to your students, either remotely or in person.  All week, all orders will come with an Edvotek Lab Pack: hot glove, solutions magnet, DNA…

Calling All Scientists!

Are you a science student doing virtual laboratories at home?  A parent supporting your children’s scientific discoveries in the kitchen?  A science teacher running class remotely? A researcher in the laboratory?  We know there’s still scientific experimentation going on even…

Going Viral with COVID-19: Using Current Events in the Biotechnology Classroom

A comprehensive set of resources to help you talk to your students about the ongoing pandemic. Over the past few weeks, you’ve probably been inundated with news regarding the current viral pandemic affecting over 100 countries worldwide.  It’s a little…

Biotechnology Basics: Making the Polymerase Chain Reaction Easier with PCR EdvoBeads

Invented in 1983 by Kary Mullis, PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) has become indispensable in modern molecular biology research. Through a clever use of DNA polymerase Dr. Mullis discovered a method to quickly create many copies of a specific sequence of…