How to Dissect a Corn Kernel

Corn embryos
Corn embryos

Have you ever wondered what's inside a kernel of corn? Follow along with this video from ABC11 Science Club to discover how to dissect a seed and find the components used to produce new plants.

What is dissection?

Dissection is the action of methodically cutting up a body, part or plant in order to study its internal parts.

Click here to download a PDF of the instructions for this experiment to print and recreate at home!

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