Explores developments in mapping the human genome and figuring out the implications that such developments have on society in the future.
A dynamic, 3-D, computer-animated video that takes you "inside" for a close-up look at how we're made. Watch as the mysteries of the human genome are literally "unraveled."
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Human Genome.
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Covers new work with DNA looking at control of DNA expression and the inheritance of acquired characteristics. It also addresses the bigger issue of how scientific theories change as new knowledge is acquired.
Investigation of whether molecular techniques have advanced far enough that laboratory animals are no longer needed. Covers what animals are used, how, and why.
This study guide reviews the human genome, chromosome type and structure, and genes.
This is the homepage of the "Genome: Unlocking Life's Code" exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.
ENCODE, which followed the Human Genome Project, is described in this article.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Human Genome.