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at Access Excellence
notices something not quite right, and raises the alarm. People start getting
involved. After staring at disconnected facts and chasing red herrings into
dead ends, suddenly two facts click together, then three, then four. A pattern
emerges. What started as someone's hunch progresses to a likely theory and
eventually it's proved beyond a shadow of a doubt.
like a detective story? It could be. But it also describes an archaeological
discovery, a new math theorem, or the development of a promising new anti-virus
is one of a series of online science mysteries created for Access Excellence,
a national science education program. Through Access Excellence, high school
biology and life sciences teachers gain access to colleagues, scientists,
and critical sources of new scientific information via the World Wide Web.
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