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Evolution (C182): The study of organisms' adaptation to their environment and the mechanisms of heredity and change.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
|Modern theories of evolution||
An introduction to evolution including population genetics. The site contains short basic entries for each topic as well as practice quizzes,...
|Natural selection, Hardy-Weinberg, Gene flow, Mutations, Recombination||view|
|An introduction to biological systematics||
An advanced online course from the Open University (OpenLearn) on biological systematics. The online course consists of a mix of short text and...
|Morphology, Systematics, Taxanomy, Phylogeny, Phylogenetic trees, Biogeography||view|
|Advances in the Study of Human Cognitive Evolution||
A lecture series comprising 11 lectures on human cognition covering a wide range of topics including the evolution of language, neuroscience and...
|Animal Behaviour, Primates, Cognition, Human biology, Language, Cultural learning, Lecture series||view|
|Evolution, Ecology and Behavior with Stephen C. Stearns||
A lecture series consisting of 36 Youtube lectures (45 minutes each) on the topics of evolution, ecology and behaviour given by the distinquished...
|Animal Behaviour, Natural selection, Sexual selection, Altruism, Genetic variation, Lecture series||view|
A series of 9 podcasts (lasting about 20 minutes each) from the Open University on the life and science of Charles Darwin.
|Darwin, Natural selection, History of science, Language diversity||view|
|Evolution - The Natural History Museum in London||
A web resource about evolution in animals and human from the Natural History Museum in London. The material includes a mixture of short texts,...
|Darwin, Fossils, Tree of life, Human biology, Evolutionary theory||view|
|Online Biology Book||
An introductory online book of biology for first year undergraduates. The book, written by Dr Michael J Farabee, concists of 59 chapters are from...
|Biological diversity, Biodiversity, Paleobiology, Physiology||view|
|Evolution through natural selection||
An Open University course on natural selection
|Evolutionary theory, Darwin, Darwinism||view|
A comprehensive online course on developmental biology comprising 9 units and covering genes, embryonic development and evolution. Including short...
|Eco-devo, Developmental biology, Molecular techniques||view|
|Plant evolution timeline||
An interactive timeline highlighting important aspect of plant evolution and diversity, such as leaf type, evolution of plant families and total...
|Plant diversity, Timeline, Geological timeperiods, Climate, Carbon dioxide, Mass extinction||view|