Skip Navigation

Home Projects Publications Archives About Sign Up or Log In

Browse Resources

(3 classifications) (2 resources)

Bioluminescence

Classification
Atlantic Ocean (1)
Research (2)
Study and teaching (2)

Resources
View Resource The Bioluminescence Web Page

Bioluminescence is "simply light produced by a chemical reaction which originates in an organism." This Web sitefrom the University of California at Santa Barbara intends to provide a reliable source of information on this somewhat obscure subject. The site contains a lot of basic information about the chemistry of bioluminescence and specific bioluminescent organisms, along with some fabulous...

https://biolum.eemb.ucsb.edu/
View Resource San Diego Natural History Museum: Glow: Living Lights

The San Diego Natural History Museum (SDNHM) has recently added a downloadable Teacher's Guide to its Web site for Glow: Living Lights -- "the first-ever museum exhibition to explore the phenomenon of bioluminescence." The 48-page Teacher's Guide is loaded with great lesson plans for grades 3-6. The activities may be used without a visit to the actual exhibit, although the Teacher's Guide also...

http://archive.sdnhm.org/exhibits/glow/index.html