A variety of resources for secondary and post-16 students commissioned by the Biotechnology and Biological Science Research Council to support the study of biology. These include discussion topics and a wide range of activity sheets.

Resources include:
* Stem cells - science and ethics
* Case studies in cell and molecular biology for post-16 students
* A-maiz-ing
* Discovering DNA - the recipe of life
* Clippy Island - investigation into natural selection

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Photosynthesis Explored

A Biotechnology and Biological Science Research Council (BBSRC) fact sheet and investigation for students aged 10 to 13 which investigates the process of photosysnthesis in plants. The resource describes the process of photosynthesis and the plant structures involved, before showing how photosynthesis can be...

Darwin Today Discussion Topics

A range of materials from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) that explores variation, natural selection, evolution and human impacts on the environment. The materials are suitable for teachers who want to gain a greater understanding of...

Darwin Today Factsheets *suitable for home teaching*

Marking the 200th anniversary of Darwin's birth and 150 years since the publication of On the Origin of Spieces, these five factsheets from the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) illustrate the continuing importance of the theory of evolution...

Stem Cells - Science and Ethics

From the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), this booklet looks at stem cell science and the legal and ethical issues of research using stem cells. Designed primarily for post-16 students to use themselves, the resource also contains classroom activities.

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