High School / BiologyEnvironmental Science

Respiration of Germinating Seeds

Students use a carbon dioxide gas sensor to explore the energy requirements of seeds moving from dormancy to germination.

Supports NGSS Disciplinary Core Idea LS1.C


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Wireless CO₂ Sensor Storage Tray

Wireless CO₂ Sensor Storage Tray

This is a custom-cut storage solution for Wireless CO₂ Sensors.

Wireless CO₂ Sensor

Wireless CO₂ Sensor

The Wireless CO₂ Sensor measures carbon dioxide gas levels and wirelessly streams data to your computers, tablets, and smartphones.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Respiration of Germinating Seeds