The Biotechnology Online School Resource is produced and maintained by the Australian Government agency Biotechnology Australia. Links include: What is biotechnology? human uses, environment, food and agriculture, and careers.
This site offers a selection of images of microscopic life events and crystalline structures. Still and moving images and graphics are accompanied by explanatory texts on topics such as plant and animal cell structures and the beating of heart cells.
An animated primer on the basics of DNA, genes, and heredity. 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.
Dolan DNA Learning Center is a unit of Cold Spring Harbor lab, a centre for molecular genetic research. The centre has been developing multimedia animation programs since 1990. These programs feature some of the most common molecular processes such as PCR, sequencing, and DNA restriction.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is a United States non-profit medical research institute. Scroll down Topics for resources on genomics and chemical genes, stem cells, DNA, and RNA. This will lead to articles, animation, video clips etc.
The main homepage for Human Genome Project information - what the project is; its progress, history, and goals; what issues are associated with genome research; frequently asked questions, the science behind the project; and who its sponsors are.
Multimedia guide on the biology of cancer. Offers interviews with researchers, and animations on the underlying science. The content is broken into four modules: Hallmarks of Cancer, Causes & Prevention, Diagnosis & Treatment, and Pathways to Cancer.
This monthly journal publishes original research and review articles, including periodic review series focusing on topics in biomedicine.The journal makes its research articles—including access to articles back to 1924—freely available online.
Includes a list of news stories and features. Additionally includes the technology site, environment site and space site. The site also includes several blogs, on a range of topics from inventions to short sharp science.
A resource for studying biological macromolecules. The PDB archive contains information about experimentally-determined structures of proteins, nucleic acids, and complex assemblies. The RCSB PDB also provides a variety of tools and resources. Users can perform simple and advanced searches based on annotations relating to sequence, structure and function. These molecules are visualized, downloaded, and analyzed by users who range from students to specialized scientists.
Scitable brings together a library of scientific overviews with a worldwide community of scientists, researchers, teachers and students. Scitable currently concentrates on genetics, the study of evolution, variation, and living organisms.
Wisc-Online is a digital library of Web-based learning resources called "learning objects." Search for learning objects on chemistry, maths, biochemistry, biology, microbiology, nanotechnology, physics, and more.