Go directly to all our science- and health-related games via the URL: http://web-adventures.rice.edu.
Advances in Neuroscience. http://vct.rice.edu
Simulations modeled after real clinical trials that let students explore the clinical trials process. Funded by the National Institutes of Health Blueprint for Neuroscience Research.
Experience science - first hand. http://coolsciencecareers.rice.edu
Games, quizzes, information, and interviews that let students experience what it's like to be a scientist. Funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
Learn forensic science and apply your knowledge. http://forensics.rice.edu
Three cases, featuring the characters from the TV show CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, that teach forensic science.
Medical Mysteries on the Web. http://medmyst.rice.edu
An interactive learning adventure, with accompanying classroom activities and magazines, that teaches microbiology. Funded through the National Center for Research Resources and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Plunge into the world of the N-Squad and solve an alcohol-related crime. http://n-squad.rice.edu
An adventure game about alcohol and body systems. Funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
Travel into the future and reconstruct the science of substance abuse. http://reconstructors.rice.edu
Three independent adventure games that teach about the science behind drugs of abuse. Funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
“This website [CSI: Web Adventures] is excellent! One of my students wants to do an independent study on the field of forensics, and this program provides a comprehensive and student-friendly overview. Thank you so much!” — Teacher
“I think [N-Squad] is a TOTALLY cool game. I like how it makes you think, and
you are learning things at the same time! I like learning new things
about alcohol, it is so much fun playing your game!!!” — Student
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