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Biology (C100): A broadly based scientific study of living organisms, both animal and vegetable. Includes their structure, functions, evolution, distribution and interrelationships.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
|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|
|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|
|Animal Behavior and Welfare||
A recorded lecture from Cornell University of the 2010 lecture by Temple Grandin from Colerado State University on animal behaviour and welfare....
|Livestocks, Animal Behaviour, Pigs, Cattle||view|
|Basic principles of genetics||
An introduction to Mendelian genetics and inheritance. The site contains short basic entries for each topic as well as practice quizzes,...
|Mendel, inheritance, Punnett square||view|
|BBC's natural history archive||
BBC's collection of short video clips from some of their impressive natural history programmes. The clips show a variety of different animals and...
|Natural history, Attenborough, timelapse photography, Dinosaurs, Garden wildlife, Insects||view|
|Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Solutions Using R and Bioconductor||
An advanced course on computational biology and bioinformatics, where students get an overview of the use of computational biology and...
|R, Biostatistics, Bioconductor, Normalization, Differential expression||view|
|Birds of a Feather: An Introduction to Ornithology||
Birds are a diverse group that span beyond the visitors of our bird-tables. In this course we will explore aspects of bird biology, from diversity...
|Bird conservation, Birds||view|
|Birds, the Natural History Museum in London||
An online resource of birds from the Natural History in London. The material contains an online discussion board for identification of birds and...
|Ornithology, Birds, Archaeopteryx, bird watercolours||view|
A comprehensive online introductory course to botany consisting of four units. The material is a mixture of texts and youtube lectures, which...
|Plant physiology, Plant diversity, Biodiversity, Pollination, Krebs cyclus, Photosynthesis||view|
An introduction to British Trees crated by the Woodland Trust. Contains short entries for all British trees. Each entry contains detailed...
|Plant identification, British trees, Tree guide||view|