1. This video extends beyond the syllabus and will show your students the protracted (and feud-filled history) behind the discovery of the cell and how the concept of the cell theory came to be.
2. What role did Isaac Newton play in the discovery of the cell? Watch the video to find out a different side of Newton!
Credit: augenblick studios/augenblickstudios.com
3. Your students will know that all scientific discoveries are not the result of years of dedicated work within a laboratory. Sometimes they happen quite by accident. And sometimes, there is no one person who can claim credit. Instead, there are many!
4. A bonus reason for watching – the animation is really neat and the narrator does a great job of narrating!