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"Mitosis" by Brandon Sanderson (Reckoners #1.5)

Mitosis was a split decision purchase. I was halfway through Steelheart, when I decided to see what else Sanderson had written. It was then, when I was scrolling through GoodReads, that I found that  422 more words

Extorting Bibliophilia

Amoeba Sisters - Science Videos

I started using this series of videos for my 7th graders to review some of the concepts of Meiosis & DNA. The feedback from my students was that it was helpful so I wanted to share them on here as well. 8 more words

Life Science

Supplemental - Candy Mitosis

In which I make a video with my classmates about mitosis…



Mitosis, a process of cell duplication, or reproduction, during which one cell gives rise to two genetically identical daughter cells. Strictly applied, the term mitosis is used to describe the duplication and distribution of chromosomes, the structures that carry the genetic information. 243 more words

Plant Breeding & Genetics

AntiOxidants and Cancer: A complicated story

A recent high profile publication in Science Translational Medicine proposed that antioxidants might increase the rate of metastasis in mice models of melanoma.

NAC and the soluble vitamin E analog Trolox markedly increased the migration and invasive properties of human malignant melanoma cells but did not affect their proliferation.

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Are You Pondering What I'm Pondering?

I think so, Brain … but we should get the amoeba to pay his tab before he splits.


Micropropagation in Plants: A* understanding for iGCSE Biology 5.17 5.18

Cloning is the process of producing many genetically identical organisms.  I am going to write two posts on cloning: this one on cloning plants and then later, a second post on cloning animals.   488 more words

IGCSE Biology Posts