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AND STILL THE TURTLE WATCHED
This video, available on Discovery Education, is based on the children's book written by Sheila MacGill-Callahan. It is a segment of "Reading Rainbow: And Still the Turtle Watched".
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In this episode of SciGirls, four girls in a nature club called BLAZE at Trinity School in Eagan, Minnesota, learn about turtles and their habitat. Running Time 27:27. Copyright 2010, part of SciGirls
CRASH COURSE KIDS SCIENCE: FOOD WEBS
This video from Crash Course Kids discusses changes in food webs. Topics covered include food webs, ecosystems, and how the loss of a species in an ecosystem affects a food web. As seen on YouTube.
BIOMES AND HABITATS
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REAL WORLD SCIENCE: HABITATS
The program discusses polar and tundra, desert and grassland, forest, and water habitats. Each habitat’s locations, climates, and plant and animal life is briefly discussed.
Real World Science: Habitats Mazzarella Educational Media, 2014.
In this segment from "The Henry Ford's Innovation Nation," you'll learn more about saving the wolves in Yellowstone National Park.
See the Penguin Chick Bot that gives researchers a new view into the penguin world.