Excellence, launched in 1993, is a national educational
programme that provides high school biology and life science
teachers' with access to their colleagues, scientists, and
critical sources of new scientific information
Excellence Resource Centre. are expanding their Resource
Centre to include more graphics and, coming soon, links
to some great animations of life processes.
Hypertextbook Cell Biology
Hypertextbook of Biology---The
mega link from Yahoo with hundreds of links to terrific
biology resources online
the Virology on the WWW seeks to be the best single
site for Virology information on the Internet. It may take
students years to explore this site fully.
Reactions In The Cell This unit looks at the two main
biochemical reactions that are involved in the trapping
and release of energy in cells. This site is provided by
Educational Resources for Biology Students with terrific
links, some of which appear elsewhere on this page
A bank of digital resources for teaching biology. A data
bank of thousands of images, with short descriptions, in
zoology, botany and histology.
lessons for prospective and practising teachers. This
provides an excellent introductory, online course to students
beginning their biology studies
resources from Andy Darvill.
This web site contains materials he has written for use
in lessons, downloads, information about other software,
and revision tips. You can find your way around it all using
the bar at the top of each page. Great links including terrific
online frog dissection
resources for educators, pupils and the general public
from Biology4ALL. Great resources and links.
from The Open Door. (Suitable for beginners) Includes
topic chapters, facts and figures, practical work, questions,
quizzes and plays.
Links. There are no adequate superlatives to describe
this site. It is simply terrific and has loads of links
to related topics.Click on a subject topic to access a selection
of useful websites. Click on "New Links this month" to view
the latest sites that have been added each month without
visiting each topic page.
Hotlist This is a mega link to hundreds of other biology
Links. Instructional Resources in Biology from the Harvard
University website. A mega link with great links to great
Links. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the Department
of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University. Some
of these links are geared for university students but many
lead to great resources, suitable for Leaving Certificate
Explorer program was designed to help teachers bridge
the gap between science in the classroom and technology
in the real world. Scroll to the end of the page and follow
the links for some great resources and further links.
To facilitate understanding of the living world by helping
researchers, educators, students and others to access information
relevant to the life sciences. Click on Resources to find
Applied looks at the practical applications of biotechnology
- including drug development, the use of bacteria in industry,
biotechnology on the farm and at the dinner table (the issue
of genetically modified foods), the use of DNA forensics,
and strategies for introducing biotechnology into the classroom.
This is a mega link (links to hundreds of other excellent
links). Click on one of the group headings :Issues and Bioethics,
Biotech applied, Graphics Gallery, Careers in Biotechnology,
and Biotech Chronicles.
This site was created to centralize resources for scientists,
educators and students alike. Take a moment to browse through
the categories and stretch yourself beyond the realms of
your field. Come in, relax, learn ....
International invites you to download their free samples.
You will be asked to complete a simple registration form
before you download the samples. To view PDF files, you
need to have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed
International produces quality resources for students
and teachers of senior biology. Click on a subject topic
listed below to access a selection of excellent websites.
Click on "New Links this month" to view the latest sites
that have been added each month without visiting each topic
(Biosciences) A mega link to loads of other excellent
in the News. Click on a featured article and follow
Biology (BIOL 1000)
Dr. Sutherland's Spring 1999 Exams You'll need the Acrobat
Reader to view the exams. Because these are PDF files, you
may print them out as high quality documents if you chose.
When you have finished with a test, hit the Back button
to return to this page.
Biology from BUBL LInk.
Catalogue of Internet Resources
The Whole Frog Project Computers can't teach everything
in anatomy, but they can teach some things better, either
by themselves or through synergy with conventional methods.
Try out this award-winning virtual frog- as a case in point.
to the heart?
The image gallery
hundreds of micrographs of scientific, biological and medical
subjects photographed with electron microscopes. They are
strictly copyrighted though some educational use is allowed.
Read the terms
Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology
video clips for your classroom from Cells Alive. Click
on the links on the left and top of the page
Resources in Biology by Joe Reed. Biology students,
who have several years to spare, will thoroughly enjoy this
mega link (A link to hundreds of other links). Superb material,
online tests with instant feedback, slides, film shows,
mouse sensitive pop-up menus, the list is endless. A few
of the links are obsolete but overall this is a great site.
Biology Internet Resources. This is a mega link that
leads to hundred of further biology links. Do not be disheartened
by the 404s, the majority work
Index of Internet Resources is an attempt to organize
the thousands of informational resources available to entomologists.
Without a site such as this, entomologists could waste a
lot of time looking for good entomological information on
the internet without much success.
Potter's Science Gems - Life Science1. This is a mega
link to hundreds of other links to great resources for physics
Plants as Organisms.
All the modules in the Science Power Station will follow
the same procedure and will help you to become an expert
of Biological Terms
Rothery's Biology Web Site. This site is aimed mainly
at AQA (B) AS & A2 (A level) Biology and most content is
behind the links module 1,2 & 3. Here you will find extensive
notes, summaries and past paper questions
The biology of the cell: A comprehensive package for the
hands-on teaching of Molecular Biology.
Science Teachers Association (NSTA) members and non-members
have recommended these Biology websites for classroom use.
from BJ Pinchbeck's Home Helper. Scroll to Biology or
Chemistry or Physics or LifeScience as you require
is a Usenet newsgroup devoted to the discussion and debate
of biological and physical origins. Links to hundreds of
other similar sites
Biology resources on this page. This is a mega link
that takes students and teachers to truly great resources
Interactive frog Dissection was designed for use in
high school biology classrooms. It is a valuable preparation
tool for your Leaving Certificate and, possibly, a useful
substitute for laboratory dissection.
Reproductive System. This site is designed to help students
understand the human reproductive system. It covers such
topics as the anatomy of the male and female reproductive
systems, the hormones that influence these systems, fertilization,
sterilization, and transmission of HIV
Animal Diversity Web. Click on an animal to the left
for a shortcut to your favorite group, or enter the database
at Kingdom Animalia for their complete collection.
Biodiversity and Biological Collections Web Server is
devoted to information of interest to systematists and other
biologists of the organismic kind. This is a mega link with
loads of links to great biology materials
Tree of Life is a collaborative web project, produced
by biologists from around the world. Each page contains
information about one group of organisms (for example, the
Coleoptera page gives information about all beetles, the
Salticidae page about jumping spiders.
Visible Human Project is the creation of complete, anatomically
detailed, three-dimensional representations of the normal
male and female human bodies. Acquisition of transverse
CT, MR and cryosection images of representative male and
female cadavers has been completed. The male was sectioned
at one millimeter intervals, the female at one-third of
a millimeter intervals.
Visible Human Project
has generated over 18000 digitized sections of the body.
The animations and images in this tour use a few of these
images to demonstrate planes of section and other introductory
concepts in anatomy.