An advanced lesson that describes the role of mutations in the birth and death of genes. It includes background information, examples, video clips, and animations.
A worksheet designed to actively engage students as they watch the film. Students are asked to answer questions pertaining to the information provided in the film.
To accompany the lecture series Potent Biology: Stem Cells, Cloning, and Regeneration.
To accompany the lecture series Learning from Patients: The Science of Medicine.
Topics include: Gene regulation mechanisms and examples, gene regulation and human disease, and RNA interference.
A lesson that requires students to read detailed scientific passages and explain how an understanding of specific icefish adaptations might lead to a treatment or cure for human disorders, such as osteoporosis and anemia.
A text transcript of the 2003 Holiday Lectures on Science, Learning From Patients: The Science of Medicine.
A chapter list to accompany the DVD.
A brochure from the 2013 Holiday Lectures on Science.