National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science: University at Buffalo http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs Latest Cases en-us Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST East Meets West http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=728&id=728 Ying is sick and is progressively getting worse. His parents' clashing views on Eastern and Western medicine prevent them from agreeing on a course of treatment. As the case unfolds, students follo Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/details.asp?case_id=728&id=728 Impacts of Climate Change on Pinyon Pine Cone Production http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=727&id=727 In this interrupted case study, students explore how changing climate may affect cone production in pinyon pine (Pinus edulis). Students begin by learning about mast seeding, a common repr Wed, 2 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EST http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/details.asp?case_id=727&id=727 Return of the Whoop! http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=726&id=726 This interrupted case study outlines the history of pertussis or whooping cough, a disease that in the early 1900s claimed the lives of more people than diphtheria, scarlet fever, and measles combi Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EST http://libweb1.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/details.asp?case_id=726&id=726