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The Cell

What is Adaption?

Cool Stuff:
"...It was so big that Russell suspected it had been faked, a concern that was dispelled through X-rays of its skeleton. Comparison with living geckos led to the surprising conclusion that it likely came from New Zealand, a country about 19,000 kilometres from France."
Read on here...
Natural and Artificial Selection

Cell Organelles
Quizlet (by Volunteers)

Cells and Systems 2.0
Cells (on Khan Academy)

Multicellular versus Unicellular Organisms
Diffusion Through a Membrane Lab - Part 1 making the model cell

Microscope Parts and Functions

Your Body's Molecular Machines


Lab Reports

Lab Report Tutorial
How to Write a Lab Report for 8th Graders PDF download




Trichoplax Adhaerens

Looking beyond classical system...

Tplax has the smallest known genome in the animal kingdom, no neurons, no muscles, goes directly from cells to organisms, makes no tissues, no tissues.
Reproduces by tearing itself into pieces.


University Courses

Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology
Lesson 1
Prof. Robert Sapolsky
Stanford University

Click here for full lecture collection (25 lessons).


Biology in Space

"Thousands of microscopic worms will be launched into space — wriggling around in SpaceX's next cargo shipment to the International Space Station aboard the SpaceX Dragon."


Introduction to Genetics

Khan Academy:


Genetics: Editing RNA

Trying out change, experiment with RNA so not to mess with future generations.

What you need to know about CRISPR


Did you know? Mature red cells do not contain DNA. The inability to carry out protein synthesis due to lack of DNA means that no virus can evolve to target mammalian red blood cells.





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