Classroom Activity

In Malaria: Natural Selection and New Medicine, scientists are using evolutionary biology to fight malaria.

This feature can be used to illustrate the process of science. It shows scientists collecting evidence of drug resistance in people and parasites, in order to more effectively fight the disease. (Read more about The Scientific Process.)

This Classroom Discussion Activity can be used to connect your students to the process of science, highlight overarching scientific themes, and enhance comprehension of the story.