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Unformatted text preview: The medication Taxol (a breast cancer treatment): comes from one rare plant, the Pacific yew. How does the rarity of this plant affect ability to obtain the active substance? Can the Pacific yew be cultivated by humans, or can it grow only in the wild? How does the rarity of the plant, and/ or the ease or difficulty of extracting the needed product, affect the price of this cancer medication? Experiments with organisms and physical conditions in microenvironments/microhabitats Design an experiment on animal behavior 0 Use birds or mammals on campus 0 Why do earthworms come out of the ground onto the pavement on rainy days? Volunteer with an agency to do monitoring, or exotic species removal. Take photos of the project and describe your experience and what you learned about the organism’s biology in general, and ecology in particular. If you like, add additional ideas thatI suggest, in the space below: ...
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