Explore the building blocks of developmental biology with your students in these teaching resources on Life Fantastic, the 2013 CHRISTMAS LECTURES.
Explore the structure of DNA and how it is organised into chromosomes.
See how the structures of organs and cells are directly related to their specialist functions.
Review the copying mechanism of DNA and consider the result of mistakes during DNA replication on the organism and at evolutionary levels.
Discover how DNA contains the instructions for life.
Learn about genetic inheritance and the findings of Mendel.
Explore the two types of cell division, mitosis and meiosis, and the differences between them.
Review Darwin’s theory of Evolution by Natural Selection, and see it illustrated with a selection game in the famous lecture theatre.
Delve into the world of structural biology and take a look at protein structure and function.