Darwin’s theory of evolution is one of the central concepts in Biology, and many instructors have been asking how our sensors can be used to teach concepts in evolution.

With this in mind, our Biology staff scientist, John Melville, developed several innovative ways to investigate evolution using Vernier products for Darwin’s birthday on February 12th.

Respiration rates of three yeast strains subjected to increasing temperatures
Ethanol tolerance of three different yeast strains

Evolution-Related Activities from Investigating Biology through Inquiry

Other Evolution-Related Activities