Tutorials

Application

Cost

Discipline

Ranking

101 Science

Free

General

***

Biomorph

Free

Evolution

***

Evolution study guide

$1.99

Evolution

****

iCell

Free

Cell Biology

**

Jurassic

Free

Evolution

****

Microscope 2

$1.99

Cell Biology

***

Mitosis

Free

Genetics,
Cell Biology

****

Science@VL

Free

General

**

Comments:

101 Science:  Gives general science quizzes in bio, physics, earth sci, chem.  Fun review ideas

Biomorph:  Simulation from a Dawkins book that allows students to see how lineages would alter depending on their choices

Evolution study guide:  Nice companion to any course; has articles that are easily understood with scientific references

iCell:  Idealized animal, plant or bacterial cell, touch organelles or structures to see a brief definition

Jurassic:  Pictures and information about the Jurassic Coast Dorset and east Devon World Heritage Site.  Interactive coastal exploration, Pangaea, and a Time Walk

Microscope 2:  Gives a virtual hands-on demonstration of how microscopes magnify and can be used to view different organisms.  Great for an intro microscopy discussion.

Mitosis:  Nice breakdown for each step in the process, interactive touch screen enables viewer to set events in motion, links to videos and micrographs of real cells

Science@VL: Provides a Science Glossary with definitions for terms and people, there is a tab for "image" that doesn't appear to work

 

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