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This Week's Top Links
A Science Odyssey: People and Discoveries:
Watson and Crick describe DNA's structure
Cell Biology Animation
River of Venom
The Mating Game!
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Important Links to Aid Your Research
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Here are some links to information on Species Survival Plans:
Association of Zoos & Aquariums
Fact Sheet on Species Survival Plans
What's a Studbook? Click here to find out.
Animal Management in Today's Zoos
Bagheera: Resource of Species Survival Plans
Here are links to local zoos you can visit to further your research:
Milwaukee County Zoo
Lincoln Park Zoo
Population Management Center (PMC) at Lincoln Park Zoo
Cosley Zoo (located in Wheaton, IL)
Mesker Park Zoo
Every one of these links has a companion assignment!
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XY ZOO: Free animal genetics activities for teachers!
A great primer quiz on basic atomic structure:
An online quiz about the things we eat and why we eat them!
A great comprehensive website about the biomes of the world:
One of the best and most current resources on Biodiversity Hotspots around the world:
Diffusion and osmosis activities:
The Virtual Cell:
A fun and exciting way to learn about how our cells live and reproduce:
A wonderful site that covers the basics on Cellular Respiration:
This website looks at cells in an interesting way... like a video game!
All kinds of exciting and interesting interactives on cells:
If you have Flash, you're going to love this comparison of mitosis and meiosis!
Interactive overview of DNA & RNA processes:
Transcription in more depth:
Translation in more depth:
More transcription practice:
The "Blue People" story:
Blood typing interactive:
A great introduction to basic Mendelian genetics:
A great tutorial on genetics:
Looking for a gene? Go here and search the chromosomes!
DNA: The instruction manual of life
Finally, gel electrophoresis online!
Geologic time scale online:
The Mating Game: This is hysterically fun!
How plants grow... great interactive:
The Inner Body website... covers all the major systems!