Lecture 11 Speciation

Lecture 11 Speciation - Tu Oct 9 Speciation Macroevolution...

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Unformatted text preview: Tu Oct 9 Speciation Macroevolution and Where All Those Species Came From. Chapter 9 WEBCT-Chapter 19 Volpe and Rausenbaum Visit : Tree of Life Web Project Assignment 2 assigned Th Oct 11 Punctuated Equilibrium Tree of Life Molecular Evolution DEVO EVO WEBCT-Chapter 19 and 15 Volpe and Rausenbaum Read: Evolution Occurs faster at the equator. Read: From a few genes lifes myriad shapes. Read: The Origin of Animal Body Plans. Tu Oct 16 Building Modern Humans Chapter 15 Read: Humans have Spread Globally and Evolved Locally. Th Oct 18 Fall Break Tu Oct 23 Emergence of the Human Species Visiting lecturer: Lisa M. Paciulli Chapter 14 Th Oct 25 GRADED CLICKER QUIZ EXAM 2 REVIEW Assignment 2 Due Tu Oct 30 Exam 2 3 Announced Graded Clicker Quizzes 5% of course grade- each quiz 3 exams were 20% each - now are 15% each You must notify me before class if you cannot make it due to an excused absence. You may not make-up quiz if your absence is not due to a reason such as illness (note from health center). If you miss quiz, and have not talked to me ahead of time- there will be no make-up- even if the reason you have missed the quiz is due to an excused absence. Assignment 2- In groups of 2 or 3: Read Evolution: science and belief Intelligent Design? a special report reprinted from Natural History magazine http://www.actionbioscience.org/evolution/nhmag.html Find a website, book, article, etc- that supports Intelligent Design as an explanation for the diversity of life on this planet. Write a 700 word, typed, double-spaced response to the website, etc., modeled after the responses in Natural History. Be sure to address specific examples that are presented in the website, etc. Be sure to include examples from lecture and your text to support your response. Assignments will be graded on thoughtfulness and accuracy of the scientific information as well on the presentation of the ideas. Due in class Tuesday October 23 http://www.icr.org/index.php?module= articles&action=view&ID=252 . Evolution - Useful or Useless? http://www.answersingenesis.org/creation http:// www.talkorigins.org/indexcc/index.html . Exploring the Creation/Evolution Controversy Websites to visit for Intelligent Design Assignment http://www.pbs.org/wnet/journaleditorialrepo http://www.discovery.org/csc/ http://www.ncseweb.org/ http://www.trueorigin.org/links.asp Websites to visit for Intelligent Design Assignment Evolution in the News Evolution in the News Next Tuesday? SUCCESS OF INTRODUCED ARGENTINE ANTS TIED TO REDUCED GENETIC VARIATION LINK Africanized Bee or killer bee...
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Lecture 11 Speciation - Tu Oct 9 Speciation Macroevolution...

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