Cell biology explores the structure and function of animal cells, from microscopes to protein synthesis and the effects of medicines.
The heart and circulation system are explained with detailed diagrams and animated graphics.
A downloadable poster and a set of teaching materials introducing genetic engineering and its impact.
A downloadable poster and a set of teaching materials introducing the unravelling of the human genome and its impact.
An introduction to genes, DNA, cloning, inheritance and medical issues for 14-16 and 16+ students.
A downloadable poster and a set of teaching materials introducing stem cells and their impact.
An interactive online resource about the structure and function of the nervous system including the eye and vision.
A short article based on an extract from Topics in Safety, Topic 17 (Electricity), which is freely available to Association for Science Education (
ASE Health and Safety Group
Alan J. Hesse
The Gardening Club Grant Scheme has provided schools with the means to develop natural habitats in their school grounds.
The study of this small fish can be used to illustrate changes in successive generations and provide an understanding of evolution through practica
Research-based publications and web-based activities to support active learning from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council.