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Evolutionary and Ecological Functional Genomics (EEFG) refers to research regarding genetic variations in order to better understand the functional significance of genetic changes in natural environments and how this may affect the evolutionary processes. These studies include investigators who try to combine evolution, ecology, functional analysis (physiology, biochemistry, neurobiology, endocrinology, ... Full description.
Grade level: College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Index / Bibliography, Abstract / Summary
Subject: Biology
 
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This project is a series of interrelated modules designed to introduce the student to modern biological techniques in the area of bioinformatics. Bioinformatics is the application of computer technology to the management of biological information. By completing this project, students will be exposed to the tools and databases currently used by researchers in molecular biology, and will gain a better ... Full description.
Grade level: College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity, Project
Subject: Biology
 
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The particular ability of the internet to demonstrate concepts interactively in a visually arresting fashion is fully realized in this attractive and easily navigated site. An interactive screen allows the user to select a function and examine the visual representation of its derivative through magnification of the resulting graph. The site provides a wonderful opportunity to see and understand the ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Computer activity, Visualization - scientific
Subject: Biology, Mathematics
 
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This site provides a summary of an on-going ecological biocomplexity research project that began in the mid-1970's. Coined the "Portal Project," because of its location near the southeastern Arizona town of Portal, research has been conducted on 24 plots for over 20 years. This research primarily focuses on the interactions of ants, rodents, and desert plant species. The summary provided on this website ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Abstract / Summary
Subject: Biology, Ecology
 
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Established in 1988 as a national resource for molecular biology information, the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) creates public databases, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information - all for the better understanding of molecular processes affecting human health and disease. This web site ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Tutorial, Glossary, Index / Bibliography, Abstract / Summary, In-situ dataset, Software
Subject: Biology, Technology
 
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The goal of the Computers in Chemistry at Cabrillo College (C4) Project is to improve the learning of chemical concepts through the use of computer visualization. C4 produces and disseminates software to be used in chemistry and biology classrooms, both in colleges and high schools. The project specializes in the design and educational use of molecular visualizations and animations. C4 is producing ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Problem set, Visualization - scientific, Software
Subject: Biology, Chemistry
 
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This site is designed to provide quick and easy access to a wide range of US health data. Data types include births, deaths, infant mortality, women's health, trends in health and aging, and health statistics for children and adults. Data is in the form of tables, fact sheets, reports and customizable tables. The site also has links to additional sources of health information and accepts electronic ... Full description.
Grade level: General public
Resource type: Government portal
Subject: Biology, Human geography
 
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This USGS report provides information about the effects of coal combustion on human health. It explains the hazards associated with emissions from both large-scale coal burning electrical plants and domestic cook stoves used in developing nations. In particular, the report discusses specific instances of disease related to the emission of arsenic, fluorine, selenium, thorium, uranium, and polycyclic ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Report
Subject: Biology, Environmental science
 
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This peer-reviewed, open access journal is dedicated to studies of the effect of the environment on human health. Users may search the site by publication or by an extensive list of wide-ranging topics. Abstracts and articles are available for free from the site. The journal comprises 17 issues annually with monthly sections devoted to children's health and environmental medicine. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Journal article, Periodical, Abstract / Summary
Subject: Biology, Environmental science
 
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This EPA site features a table showing various contaminants, their common sources, and health effects of exposure. Examples include heavy metals, solvents, pesticides, herbicides and PCBs. The site also provides links to information about how to deal with exposure to toxic materials. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Biology, Environmental science
 
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