CRAZY interactive website that shows relative sizes of things...  From a coffee bean to a grain of salt to a human skin cell to an E. coli bacteria to an HIV virus to a carbon atom with a bunch of others thrown in for comparison. WOW!

CRAZY interactive website that shows relative sizes of things... From a coffee bean to a grain of salt to a human skin cell to an E. coli bacteria to an HIV virus to a carbon atom with a bunch of others thrown in for comparison. WOW!

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/ - Learn about genetics. Also, a teacher's website (http://teach.genetics.utah.edu) is in the works.

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/ - Learn about genetics. Also, a teacher's website (http://teach.genetics.utah.edu) is in the works.

Mitochondria and chloroplasts, organelles which synthesize energy in cells, were once single celled organisms.  These cells were engulfed by larger ones and eventually they could no longer live on their own.  The is called the endosymbiotic theory.  Click the link for more information!

Mitochondria and chloroplasts, organelles which synthesize energy in cells, were once single celled organisms. These cells were engulfed by larger ones and eventually they could no longer live on their own. The is called the endosymbiotic theory. Click the link for more information!

How to extract DNA from anything living. An awesome science project for older kids (or nerdy adults who still like to make a mess in the name of SCIENCE!)

How to extract DNA from anything living. An awesome science project for older kids (or nerdy adults who still like to make a mess in the name of SCIENCE!)

Amazing online resource from the Genetic Science Learning Center. Lots to explore beyond Cell Size and Scale.

Amazing online resource from the Genetic Science Learning Center. Lots to explore beyond Cell Size and Scale.

Cell Size and Scale, interactive

Cell Size and Scale, interactive

This is one of the best websites I've found for learning genetics lab techniques. It has a detailed animation on PCR! @Megan Ward LaLonde

This is one of the best websites I've found for learning genetics lab techniques. It has a detailed animation on PCR! @Megan Ward LaLonde

http://sunshine.chpc.utah.edu/Labs/LunarPhases/lunar_phase3.swf

http://sunshine.chpc.utah.edu/Labs/LunarPhases/lunar_phase3.swf

How to Extract DNA from Anything Living....this site in general is great for genetics info, lab, and lesson ideas

How to Extract DNA from Anything Living....this site in general is great for genetics info, lab, and lesson ideas

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