Clicker Questions and Resources

Unit 1 Questions

 

Unit 1 Websites

Go to YouTube.com, choose Videos and do a search for neutrophil to view the chase scene, or a search for neutrophil chemotaxis to view the same video presented in class.

http://www.scripps.edu/cb/milligan/projects.html - animations of myosin and kinesin motor proteins available here

http://www.susanahalpine.com/anim/Life/kinesin.htm - kinesin walking organelle along microtubule

http://www.utoronto.ca/maclennan/rint1.htm - membrane calcium pump anim.

http://www.brookscole.com/chemistry_d/templates/student_resources/shared_resources/animations/ion_pump/ionpump.html - sodium-potassium pump anim.

http://www.wiley.com/legacy/college/boyer/0470003790/animations/membrane_transport/membrane_transport.htm - facilitated diffusion animation, and more!

http://www.microbelibrary.org/images/MondoMedia/2bhirez.mov - binary fission animation

http://www.cellsalive.com/cell_cycle.htm - cell cycle animation

http://www.cellsalive.com/mitosis.htm - mitosis animation

http://spiders.entomology.wisc.edu/pjd/multimedia/anaphase.all.MOV - migrating chromosome animation

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/miracle/divide.html# - compares meiosis and mitosis

Unit 2 Websites

http://www.friedli.com/herbs/phytochem/proteins.html#secondary - about secondary protein structure

http://www.friedli.com/herbs/phytochem/proteins.html#secondary - more on secondary protein structure

http://www.mcb.harvard.edu/Losick/images/TromboneFINALd.swf - nifty animations, inc one of the trombone model

http://faculty.plattsburgh.edu/donald.slish/Telomerase.html - nice telomerase animation

Unit 3 websites

http://www.woomb.org/bom/ovCycle/animation.html  - good animation of whole menstrual cycle

http://www.always.com - used to be called "Know Your Period.com" - that pretty much says it

Last Lectures Websites

http://amica_temporis.home.insightbb.com/xenobiology/genetics.html - a website that compares the human karyotype to that of the chimp.  Gallifreyans are fictional characters in a British TV series.

http://anthropology.si.edu/humanorigins/ha/a_tree.html - a clickable webmap illustrating several phylogenetic trees of human ancestors