Cell Size and Scale

Capture2Cell Size and Scale from the Genetic Science Learning Center at the University of Utah is a great tool for showing the relative size of objects, from a coffee bean to a carbon atom. I have also found it useful for introducing students to new units of length such as micrometres (µm) and nanometres (nm).

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