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Trip to Mars Teaches Earth Biology

Fantastic ecosystem sim makes learning biology fun
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Title: Lifeboat to Mars
Summary: Fantastic ecosystem sim makes learning biology fun

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Pros: Lifeboat to Mars takes kids on a guided tour of "the ecosystem" -- from its microbial producers to its animal consumers -- and lets kids create their own games.
Cons: Some levels are difficult, which might frustrate some kids.
Bottom Line:This excellent interactive tool introduces kids to "modding" as they read, play biology games, and even build and share their own games.

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