Teaching Science through History

CarlosIKing D. Carlos, a Naturalist Oceanographer

by Clàudia Faria, Gonçalo Pereira & Isabel Chagas

The case focuses on D Carlos de Bragança, King of Portugal from 1889 to 1908 -- and a pioneer oceanographer. Students explore biological classification, specimen collecting and scientific illustration.

NOS features include:

  • visualization
  • cultural context of science

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