Baby's got blue eyes! But where do blue eyes come from? Fascinating look at how our genetics changed in a small Neolithic village by the sea.
Step-by-step instructions for baking a fun, scientifically accurate plant cell cake.
There are two major divisions of life on this planet - prokaryotes (ancient organisms lacking a nucleus and membrane bound organelles) and eukaryotes (more recent organisms with a complex system of membrane bound organelles) Take a look at the distinguishing features of both here.
An article made for biology students to revise the stages of the cell cycle. Includes the main points of each phase/stage of the cycle and also a "what you need to know for the exam" section at the end.
Explores the Biochemistry during yeast fermentation using different substrates.
Adult or somatic stem cells can produce different types of specialized cells. Doctors may one day be able to use them to repair injuries and treat a wide range of diseases.
Functions of Mitosis and Meiosis in detail
There are many techniques used in the microbiology lab. DNA cloning, polymerase chain reaction, and gel electrophoresis allow for the amplification and separation of genetic material. RT-PCR, Southern Blotting, and Microarrays allow for the quantification of nucleic acids: learn about the various...
Symptoms of Cancer depends on the locaction Permission Granted for Use of Image Cancers are abnormal growth and division of cells of a malignant neoplasm. These abnormal cells cause a disruption of surrounding tissues, both in a physical and...
Cloning factories have quietly sprung up and are producing clones (pigs, dogs, horses, cows) for a number of reasons. China leads the way.