Gregor Mobius - visualDNA/replication2

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Visual method for representing five DNA and RNA bases U C A G T with five discrete values on the gray-scale: black (100%), dark (75%), gray(50%), light (25%) and white(0%) www.visualDNA.org This animation illustrates a proposal to replace the nucleic bases letter representation with five discrete values on the gray scale. Instead of letters UCAGT this concept employs five discrete values U=Black, C= Dark, A=Gray, G=light, and T= White. Value of "black" is defined as "absence of light",...

Gregor Mobius - visualDNA/entropy2

submitted by: gregormobius
Visual method for representing five DNA and RNA bases U C A G T with five discrete values on the gray-scale: Black (Uracil)-100%black, Dark(Cytosine) 75%, Gray(Adenine)-50%, Light(Guanine) -25% and White(Thymine) - 0% www.visualDNA.org Icon is a visual 3x4 matrix consisting of four codons (12 same or different bases). Special cases are icons with equal numbers of the two bases (for example 6xG and 6xC). In these cases an icon has high organization if bases C ocupies one its halves and G...

Gregor Mobius - visualDNA/entropy1

submitted by: gregormobius
Visual method for representing five DNA and RNA bases U C A G T with five discrete values on the gray-scale: Black (Uracil)-100%black, Dark(Cytosine) 75%, Gray(Adenine)-50%, Light(Guanine) -25% and White(Thymine) - 0% www.visualDNA.org Icon is a visual 3x4 matrix consisting of four codons (12 same or different bases). Special cases are icons with equal numbers of the two bases (for example 6xG and 6xC). In these cases an icon has high organization if bases C occupies one its halves and G...

MWV32 - Healthy Pets, Healthy You

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
Animal, human and environmental health are inexorably intertwined. Diseases are making the jump from animals to humans and vice-versa at an increasing pace. The emergence of animal borne diseases such as Avian flu, Ebola, and most recently H1N1 (swine flu), demonstrate the need for an integrated strategy across several scientific, medical and environmental fields for improved public health. In this episode of MicrobeWorld Video, Dr. Mark Lutschaunig, director of the Governmental Relations...

Tiny Conspiracies (MWV31)

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
Bacteria communicate with chemical languages that allow them to synchronize their behavior and thereby act as multi-cellular organisms. This process, called quorum sensing, enables bacteria to do things they can’t do as a single cell, like successfully infect and cause disease in humans. Bonnie Bassler, Ph.D., the Squibb Professor of Molecular Biology at Princeton University and President-elect for the American Society for Microbiology, has been researching strategies that can interfere...

Tree of Life

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Explore the evolutionary links between living things with the Wellcome Trust's Tree of Life, developed as part of our Darwin 200 activities, which celebrate the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth. This six-minute Tree of Life video also appeared on the BBC One programme 'Charles Darwin and the Tree of Life' narrated by David Attenborough. In addition to the video, an interactive version of the 'Tree of Life' here ( http://www.wellcometreeoflife.org ) has been created to allow...

San Diego Science Festival -- Lunch with a Laureate -- Dr. Mario Molina

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Nobel Laureate Dr. Mario Molina has a conversation with students of Lincoln High School

San Diego Science Festival -- The First Three Weeks

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The first three weeks at the Festival

ASMCUE MWV27

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
The American Society for Microbiology Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE) is an interactive four-day conference on scientific updates and effective teaching strategies. Now in its 16th year, the conference attracts over 300 microbiology and biology educators. Educators come from colleges, universities and international institutions to learn and share the latest information in the biological sciences and education research. The conference program includes plenary, concurrent,...

San Diego Science Festival -- Commercial -- Spanish

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Commercial about the San Diego Science Festival runing on Aztec TV