Five citizen science apps to try for Citizen Science Month

We may not be able to be in the laboratory right now, but we can still think like scientists!  Right now, there are a multitude of science projects that we can participate in via the internet  These projects are part…

Edvotek at Home: Restriction Enzyme Analysis of DNA

Our next EDVOTEK® at Home lesson is modeled off of our kit Restriction Enzyme Analysis of DNA. In this lesson, students will virtually explore restriction digests, gel electrophoresis, and size determination using a standard curve.While we believe hands-on experimentation is…

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…