Science World for grades 6–10 brings science to life with fascinating feature articles and hands-on activities that reinforce science concepts and help students build test-taking and critical-thinking skills.
Talking Science: CSI With DNA
What does a scientist who studies genetics bring to a criminal investigation? Sometimes it's the tools to crack the case! Watch the video interview, view the slideshow, and read articles from award-winning magazines.
Meet George Amato, a conservation geneticist who studies natural history and endangered species at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.
Find more science activities and resources: Science Explorations.
Photo Credits: AMNH, AMNH/G.Amato, AMNH/D.Finnin, AMNH/R.Mickens
by Jacqueline Adams
Science World | When crime threatens rare animals, a scientist turns sleuth to crack the case. (Grades 6-10)