Be the Geneticist
Be the Geneticist Activities:
- Make DNA Origami to explore the double helix structure of DNA
- Use special microscopes to examine embryos, zebrafish, and human chromosomes
- Explore digital tools like the US National Library of Medicine’s Genome Browser, or build your own monster by decoding a monster genome!
Featuring equipment and experiments from the Syracuse University Department of Biology Lab as well as biologists and geneticists from SU and Le Moyne.
Be the Scientist enables you to learn, engage and explore the activities of a different type of STEM professional on the last Saturday of each month. You receive an Explorer Card to track your progress through the program’s three steps: Learn, Engage, Explore. Earn your Explorer Card punch each month and win a mystery prize after 12 completed months!