Nose shaped by genes; viruses infecting bacteria; BBP can increase body’s fat stores; number of solar panels increasing; new and better deodorants; new currency reader for blind; a better understanding of volcanoes; double the number of exoplanets – just a few of the themes in today’s eclectic collection of SciNews. Share these stories with your students and get them excited about science.
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Written by Joyce Posada, a 2015 STAO Galbraith winner from the University of Toronto.
This is a two-page survival guide containing the essential knowledge needed to teach all of the grade 9 academic strand, Atoms, Elements, and Compounds.