Building Blocks of Life

Streaming Video - 2005
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This video takes a close-up look at the lowest common denominator of all life: the cell. It illustrates essential cellular processes-transportation of materials, communication, energy transfer, protein-building, waste disposal, movement, and the all-important mitosis and meiosis-as well as key cellular landmarks like the nucleus, ribosomes, mitochondria, the Golgi complex, the endoplasmic reticulum, and lysosomes. Special attention is given to recent advances in biotechnology. Correlates to National Academy of Sciences National Science Education Standards and the American Association for the Advancement of Science Benchmarks for Science Literacy.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c2005.
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (16 min.) : sd., col., digital file + instructional materials (online)
Alternative Title: Building blocks of life


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