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Illustrated guide to home biology experiments : all lab, no lecture

Author: R Bruce Thompson; Barbara Fritchman Thompson
Publisher: Sebastopol, CA : Make:Books, ©2012.
Series: DIY science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This hands-on introduction includes more than 30 educational (and fun) experiments that help you explore this fascinating field on your own. Perfect for middle- and high-school students and DIY enthusiasts, this full-color guide teaches you the basics of biology lab work and shows you how to set up a safe lab at home.
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R Bruce Thompson; Barbara Fritchman Thompson
ISBN: 9781449396596 1449396593
OCLC Number: 766330057
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 359 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Equipping a home biology laboratory --
Laboratory safety --
Using a microscope --
Mounting specimens --
Staining --
Building and observing microcosms --
Observing succession in aquarium microcosms --
Observing the effects of pollution in microcosms --
Acids, bases and buffers --
Carbohydrates and lipids --
Proteins, enzymes and vitamins --
Coacervates --
Extracting, isolating and visualizing DNA --
Build a gel electrophoresis apparatus --
Simulated DNA separation by gel electrophoresis --
Chlorophyll and photosynthesis --
Investigating osmosis --
Investigating cell division --
Sampling plant populations in a community --
Observing the effects of rhizobia on plant growth --
Air pollution testing --
Soil and water pollution testing --
Exploring Mendelian genetics --
Observing specialized eukaryotic cells --
Preparing culturing media --
Culturing bacteria --
Investigating acterial antibiotic sensitivity --
Investigating protista --
Investigating fungi --
Investigating simple plants: mosses and ferns --
Investigating seed plants --
Investigating porifera and cnidaria --
Investigating platyhelminthes, nematoda and annelida --
Investigating arthropods --
Investigating vertebrate tissues.
Series Title: DIY science.
Other Titles: Home biology experiments
Responsibility: Robert Bruce Thompson and Barbara Fritchman Thompson.

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Experience the magic of biology in your own home lab. This hands-on introduction includes dozens of educational (and fun) experiments that let you explore this fascinating field on your own.  Read more...

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