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Unit: Adaptation and environmental change

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What determines an adaptation's success? Natural selection is the unflinching process of answering that question.
NGSS:
HS‑LS4‑3
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HS‑LS4‑4
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HS‑LS4.C.2
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When the environment changes, some species roll with the punches; that's adaptation!
NGSS:
HS‑LS4‑3
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HS‑LS4.C.3
When ecosystems change, species change. Some decline or go extinct, and sometimes new species emerge. How does this happen?
NGSS:
HS‑LS4‑5
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HS‑LS4‑6
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HS‑LS4.C.4
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Dodos and ground sloths and mammoths, oh my! What factors can lead a species to extinction?
NGSS:
HS‑LS4‑5
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HS‑LS4.C.5

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About this unit

This unit explores adaptation and environmental change. Learn about adaptation, species and the environment, and extinction.
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