The Essentials of Biology Basics
It’s important to understand some basic biology terms and concepts before you delve into more complex functions and processes. In addition to becoming familiar with biology lingo, you should be able to define and distinguish cells, organelles, atoms, molecules, compounds, bonds, and acids.
Biology literally means the study of life. There are many different types of living organisms, environments, and combinations of genetic material. The science of biology includes all information related [more…]
The daily routine of a biologist involves the use of basic equipment in their biology experiments — such as microscopes, test tubes, beakers, and Bunsen burners — as well as high-tech scientific equipment [more…]
Cells make up the smallest level of a living organism such as yourself and other living things. The cellular level of an organism is where the metabolic processes occur that keep the organism alive. That [more…]
For a better understanding of biology, you should understand some core chemistry terms, such as elements, atoms, and isotopes. All matter is composed of [more…]
To understand biology, you must understand how atoms can join together to form compounds or molecules. Both molecules and compounds are held together by bonds. [more…]