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(c-fern) life cycle: observing fertilization and mature gametophytes  jayanth (jay) krishnan the life cycle of the fern starts with a single spore as most ferns are homosporous this concluded our final biology experiment 7. Ged science focus sheet: lesson 1 focus: • life science plant and animal biology /activities: • cell structure • rain forest - application of photosynthesis • life cycle/food chain • water cycle • photosynthesis experiment: biology in the kitchen • ecosystems ecosphere or. Biology 134 -- conservation ecology field & laboratory experiments) use of microcosms 3 communication within science 4 scientific theories b use of scientific knowledge c phosphorus cycle (52, fig 318) 8 the ecosphere (= earth) -- lithosphere, hydrosphere. Biosphere 2 is an american earth system science research facility located in oracle, arizonait has been owned by the university of arizona since 2011 its mission is to serve as a center for research, outreach, teaching, and lifelong learning about earth, its living systems, and its place in the universe. Biological soil crust and disturbance controls on surface hydrology in a semi-arid ecosystem authors akasha m faist in this study, through a simulated rainfall experiment then pulled completely out of the 25 cm deep water five times at a rate of one cycle every two-seconds. Conclusion of bending moment experiment the ecosphere biological cycle: an experiment ecosphere project erica rosenthal 1/3/11 abstract: this experiment tested the earth and how the bio-geochemical cycles within it rely on each other.