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mimiss "That's a great question, especially since there are many examples of things in nature that would have a bimodal distribution. A full rundown of st..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "Hello, thanks for that question! I think I should make some edits above to be more clear that box plots help us to identify potential outliers that..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " posters.pdf Above are some posters regarding AQI colors that could translate into some cool coloring sheets. aqirefer.pdf Above is a teacher's..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "I love these and can't wait to see what's next. The EPA also has some air-quality materials that you could use for reference here: https://cfpub.e..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " Here's a place to start: https://publiclab.org/wiki/stories " | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "and a beautiful open-source one created by Pieter van Boheemen in Amsterdam. https://github.com/PieterVanBoheemen/RWXBioFuge this has been used at..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " and one more made from a salad spinner! http://www.labonthecheap.com/index.php/2018/03/15/a-salad-spinner-centrifuge/ " | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " Here's another cool hand-powered centrifuge made from a fidget spinner: https://www.instructables.com/id/Lab-Centrifuge-Fidget-Spinner/ " | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " Building on this in the thought of a classroom setting, students could wear simple air sensors, manually log their data, then compile it on a map ..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "I wonder what the experience would be like if you wore a simple air sensor for the day? Just plugged it into your power bank, put it on a lanyard, ..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " Staining is used mostly with cells, both bacterial and eukaryotic (i.e. animal or plant cells) for better visualization. Stains can increase contr..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "Could this demonstration be linked back to the particle size (2.5 microns) that the air sensor is set to detect? Maybe start a discussion on which ..." | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss " Here's an example of teaching with similar air sensors from the EPA: https://www3.epa.gov/airnow/teachers/gh_pmsensorkit_handoutandinstructions.pdf " | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "Do you have any photos of how the stains worked out? Or maybe notes on what concentrations of dye were too little/too much? " | Read more » over 1 year ago
mimiss "I did this! " | Read more » over 1 year ago