Biology: Diversity and Ecology Notes
Chapter 26 Taxonomy, Phylogeny, and the Tree of Life.
Evolution= Process of Change that has transformed life on Earth from its
earliest beginnings to the diversity of organisms living today.
What is Life? Li
Christmas Tree Worm
comes from two things
What is Ecology?
study of interactions between
organisms and the environment
".the study of the relationships between
organisms and the totality of the physical
Formation of the anus from the blastopore
primarily by DNA
Chapter 1 Taxonomy, Phylogeny,
and the Tree of Life.
Evolution= Process of Change that has transformed life
on Earth from its earliest beginnings to the diversity of
organisms living today.
What is Life? Life is recognized by what living organisms
BY 1144: Principles of Biology, D & E
1. What are Bryophytes (list characteristics)?  *Test Question!*
Ex. Mosses, Horn worts, liverworts. Spore dispersal
-no true organs
-no Phloem or Xylem
-Short; do not grow tall
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Osteoclasts-dissolve the matrix and release the stored minerals.
Osteoblast-produce new bone matrix
Both work together adding and taking away bone called bone remodeling.
What is Osteoporosis?
Two proofreading steps amplify the accuracy of genetic code translation
The purpose of this journal to explain the study of genetic code translation by providing
more information on the molecular basis of proo
Serum Biochemistry of Lumpy Skin Disease Virus-Infected Cattle
The purpose this paper is to find the cause of lumpy skin disease virus (LSDV) in cattle
because they are naturally occurring in cattle with outbreaks in Turkey.
Fatty Foods You Should Eat
In this article, from Cosmopolitan, it talks about how fat foods are good for you and
better to eat. It expresses that the three omega fatty acids and monounsaturated fats are good for
This month has been very interesting to learn about where humans come from and how
we are all developed. I learned about where our common ancestor was located and who could we
have evolved from. I knew prior to this class that we
I did not understand the true meaning of why Christians hated evolution so much until I
read numerous papers on the definition of Darwinism and what it means. I felt that evolution was
based on the change of humanity beca
Does Science Make Belief in God Obsolete? - handout from Templeton Foundation
Pre-Darwin Evolutionary thought - Kardong C1, Miller C1
God Wouldnt Do It That Way - Gary Fugle
Philosophical Possibility Space - Lee Mayo lecture, handout
Age of the Earth - Re
The Goals of Green Building
We will be using green building as our primary building company because it has more positive effects on
the environment than any other construction company. The main goal is to make the earth more
Prader-Willie syndrome is a rare genetic condition that causes a constant desire to eat
food that is caused by a permanent feeling of hunger and can easily lead to dangerous weight
The purpose of this lab was to learn the survivorship of individuals from two different cohorts during the
decade of 1900-1910. We know that women had longer life spans than men because there were thirteen
more women who lived longer than ninety years old
What is Mccune-Albright syndrome?
a disorder that affects the bones, pigment of skin, and several hormone-producing
What does it do to the body?
People with McCune-Albright syndrome develop areas of abnormal scar-like (fibrous)
The Role of G Protein
Coupled Receptors in the
Development of McCune
There are three stages of Cell Signaling: Reception,
Transduction, & Response.
Reception occurs when a cell detects a signaling
Nick Buttler A Long Way Gone quiz 1. they think it happened for a good reason 2. Saving Private Ryan 3. Rap 4. a man getting his head cut off 5. reflect God's light like the moon reflects the sun's light 6. cure wounded soldiers 7. he leaves the mili
Scientific materialism—u can explain all scientific phenomena thru properties of matter
Bios = life
Characteristics of life:
-capture & use energy and raw materials
-sense and respond to environment
-grow, reproduce, develop
-higher order than su
Using Dialysis Tubing to Demonstrate Membrane Function
Introduction The purpose of this experiment was to determine if and how salt water and olive oil diffuse through a membrane. The hypothesis was that the salt water would diffus
P 2-10, 19-26 Organizational complexity -life molecules are bigger, i.e. DNA, proteins, lipids, carbs, etc. Energy keeps life organized and u have to pay 4 it Homeostasis=energy maintaining complexity of organisms eg body temp. You have to have obser