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1. Biological Molecules

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1.1 Carbohydrates

Hank explains why it’s all about carbon

Watch this animation to learn more about how condensation reactions

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Watch this animated tutorial from WiscOnline

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Try this Quizlet on carbohydratesquizlet_logo_large

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1.2 Lipids

The penguinprof explain all about lipids

Watch this animated tutorial from WiscOnline

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A clear animation on esterification from abpi schools

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Try this Quizlet on lipidsquizlet_logo_large

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1.3 Proteins

Hank talks through carbohydrates, lipids and proteins

A very simple guide to protein structure

Work through this animation from John Kyrk to learn more about amino acids

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Watch this animation to see the various levels of protein structure

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Watch this animated tutorial from WiscOnline

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Learn more about folding proteins here

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Or this simple guide by wisconline

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Simple and clear animation of condensation and hydrolysis reactions from abpi schools

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Another good one from abpi schools this time showing the levels of protein structure

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And to finish a rap about proteins

Try this Quizlet on proteinsquizlet_logo_large

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1.4 DNA and Protein Synthesis

I love Glenn, his songs are brilliant

He has also made some great notes and flash cards on these topics which can be found here

Hank at his best

Click through this animation to see DNA up close

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Or this lovely animation by John Kyrk

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You can build a DNA molecule here

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Or try out complimentary base pairing here

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And see DNA replication by abpi schools here

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DNA replication animation by St Olaf‘s College

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This one shows the difference clearly between conservative and semi-conservative replication

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Glenn once again, this time rapping about DNA replication

Amazing animation showing how DNA replication really works

Glenn also does protein synthesis

Hank again

This video by teacher’s pet is very clear and straight forward

These animations for transcription and translation by St Olaf”s college are very good

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Transcribe and translate a gene

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This is a brilliant animation of protein synthesis from abpischools

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Download this great free poster on protein synthesis from the wellcome trust

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Try this Quizlet on DNA and DNA and protein synthesis

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1.5 Enzymes

A short simple animation about enzymes

Yes don’t worry Glenn does a song on enzymes as well!

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Watch this brief animation to see how the induced fit hypothesis works

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How enzymes work by McGraw-HillScreen Shot 2015-07-26 at 14.10.08

Try this virtual lab by Kscience to see how various factors affect enzymes

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This is a good tutorial on enzyme inhibition from Wiley interscienceScreen Shot 2015-07-26 at 14.17.25

This video from McGraw-Hill explains end product inhibition

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Try this Quizlet on enzymesquizlet_logo_large

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1.6 Inorganic Ions

Try this Quizlet on inorganic ions

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1.7 Water

Hank explains the power of water!

Here is a nice summary of this section

A clear animation of hydrogen bonding from abpi schools

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Watch this animation showing how hydrogen bonding allows water to have such useful properties

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This spider uses the property of surface tension to trap an air bubble for oxygen underwater

Here are some fun things you can do with water

Try this Quizlet on water

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