Katie Bieker

Author – Science, Environment, Travel, Children's Books

Close Encounter of the Homework Kind

tardiTardigrades are tiny organisms, living right now in your backyard, that can survive the vacuum of space, and whose ancestors might have been brought to Earth on the back of a meteor. There are many hundreds of species of tardigrade on the planet, found in every possible environment. Observing tardigrades is like having a true close encounter of the third kind. These tiny creatures are easy to collect, can be studied with even the most inexpensive microscopes, and can be used for any number of science projects for kids.  Read more…


One comment on “Close Encounter of the Homework Kind

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    July 13, 2014

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