Get your proteins, carbs and lipids here

 

This interactive module will teach you all about proteins, carbohydrates and lipids and why chemistry is so important in biology.

http://www.abpischools.org.uk/page/modules/chemistryoflife/index.cfm?age=Age%20range%2016-19&subject=Biology

For other interactive resources for schools, please visit the ABPI website at: http://www.abpischools.org.uk/

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The ABCs of DNA

 

Explore the science behind the key concepts of DNA through animations, videos and questions in this interactive module.

http://www.dnaftb.org/4/index.html

For more resources from the DNA Learning Center, please visit their website: http://www.dnaftb.org/

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Other related resources:

Interactive learning module on DNA from Annenberg Learner: https://www.learner.org/interactives/dna/index.html

How bacteria help us put food on the table

 

Learn how a few species of bacteria, called nitrogen-fixers, convert nitrogen gas into a form of nitrogen that other organisms, like plants, can use to make proteins and DNA.

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire9e/default.asp#542578__640280__

This resource comes from the Companion Website for the 9th Edition of “Life: The Science of Biology”. For other similar resources, please visit their website: http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire9e/default.asp#t_542578____

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Mutations, DNA & amino acids

 

In this interactive module from The Concord Consortium, you can change the nucleotides in a DNA sequence and observe the corresponding changes to the amino acids in the final protein.

http://lab.concord.org/embeddable.html#interactives/sam/DNA-to-proteins/4-mutations.json

For more resources from The Concord Consortium, please visit their website: http://concord.org/stem-resources/mutations

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