Getting your drift: Activity designs for grappling with evolution

Corey Brady, Michael Horn, Uri Wilensky, Aditi Wagh, Arthur Hjorth, Amartya Banerjee

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This poster presents the design of activities for engaging with the evolutionary mechanism known as genetic drift. Operating in the informal learning setting of a natural history museum, our design builds upon the theoretical notion of embodied modeling in an agent-based tradition, extending this foundation to address the special challenges associated with genetic drift and to take advantage of the affordances of immersive multi-touch technologies and of the museum setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1603-1604
Number of pages2
JournalProceedings of International Conference of the Learning Sciences, ICLS
Issue numberJanuary
StatePublished - 2014
Event11th International Conference of the Learning Sciences: Learning and Becoming in Practice, ICLS 2014 - Boulder, United States
Duration: Jun 23 2014Jun 27 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science (miscellaneous)
  • Education


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