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Introduction to Life in an Extreme Environment Kit

Item # 154770

This great kit introduces students to the colorful life of Archaea and helps students learn about microbes and their natural habitat—in this case, the extremely salty areas of the world, such as the Great Salt Lake and Dead Sea. Students culture the extreme halophile (salt-loving) microbe Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 from a safe grain of salt.

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$55.75

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This great kit introduces students to the colorful life of Archaea and helps students learn about microbes and their natural habitat—in this case, the extremely salty areas of the world, such as the Great Salt Lake and Dead Sea. Students culture the extreme halophile (salt-loving) microbe Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 from a safe grain of salt. Developed by Priya and Shil DasSarma in collaboration with Carolina™ Biological Supply Company. Designed for 32 students.

  • This item contains living or perishable material and ships via 2nd Day or Overnight delivery to arrive on a date you specify during Checkout. To ensure freshness during shipping, a Living Materials Fee may apply to orders containing these items.
 
Components Qty Included?
Halobacterium Liquid Media Included
Salt Crystals with Halobacterium sp. NRC-1 Brine Inclusions Included
Graduated Cylinder or Bulp Pipet Included
Test Tubes with Caps Included
Teacher's Manual with Masters for Student Worksheets Included
Pipets Included
Microscope Slides Included
Coverslips Included
Microscopes or Hand Lenses Needed, Not included
Sterile Forceps Needed, Not included

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