Introduction to Evolutionary Biology Version 2 Copyright © 1996-1997 by Chris Colby [Last Update: January 7, 1996] volution is the cornerstone of modern biology. It unites all the fields of biology under one theoretical umbrella. It is not a difficult concept, but very few people -- the majority of biologists included -- have a satisfactory grasp of it. One common mistake is believing that species can be arranged on an evolutionary ladder from bacteria through "lower" animals, to "higher" animals and, finally, up to man. Mistakes permeate popular science expositions of evolutionary biology.
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Is there any nutritional difference between wild-caught and farm-raised fish? Is one type better for me than the other?Is there any nutritional difference between wild-caught and farm-raised fish? Is one type better for me than the other? Overview
Biology 621 Handouts Page Introduction Letter to Parents
** A simple exercise to help students learn how to use a codon table to translate mRNA into its associated amino acids**
DNA from the Beginning is organized around key concepts. The science behind each concept is explained by: animation, image gallery, video interviews, problem, biographies, and links. DNAftb blog:
Cracking the Code of Life PBS Airdate: April 17, 2001 ROBERT KRULWICH: When I look at this—and these are the three billion chemical letters, instructions for a human being—my eyes glaze over.
Reproduction and Development The reproductive system makes it possible for organisms to pass on their genes to the next generation.
The Evolution Of Sexual Reproduction
Web Karyotyping ( en Español ) Play the role of a cytogenetic technician and complete three patient karyotypes, then evaluate and diagnose each patient. For classroom use, teachers can download a printable Student Worksheet (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader ).