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9th Honors Biology
Science Online '09
How Will I Meet This Expectation?
How Did I Meet This Expectation?
Demonstrate ability to
evaluate sources of
biology information on
I will tell someone if their so source or sources is credible or not credible.
I am to explain why my or others source are not credible.
I will use credible sources for my posts.
I will use credible sources that end in org., gov., edu.
I told that
I explained why
I used the source biology-online.org for my post.
I used a credible source that ended in org.
Demonstrate an ability
to read and understand
current biology news
I will do a comment on people who did post on current events.
I will do a comment on people who did post on past event or people.
I did a comment on a post that was on current events.
I did comment of a picture who was old.
use of online resources
Publish work that is
available for peer-review
I will do comments or post which will be available for students to see.
I will post a credible source so that someone will use it for an article for they're blog.
I did a post and I put it on the wiki.
Discuss published work
with a practicing biologist
in that particular field
I will bring new ideas to biology which will make biologist think.
I am going to talk about biology related work they or I have done.
I have brought new ideas so that biologist(ex. Ms.Baker) can think about what I say.
I have talked about biology related work (ex.my comments) that I have done.
I did a
that is available for students to examine.
I will bring laughter and fun to my work.
I will show pictures that no one has never
I will do a poll so that my fellow peers can comment or answer to?
People have laughed when they saw some of my comments.
I have shown a picture no one has seen on my post.
Hi I am Jihad and I am fresh and have swagger.
I am in Miss Baker's biology class. I like the fact that we will be doing projects, experiments, and other cool things. The most fun I hope to have in biology is doing experiments. I think we should experiment on dead animals such as frogs, snakes, or even birds. With the projects I think we should research the way animals talk each other. Last but not least, the other cool things are talking journey walks,taking fields trips, and having good conversation with other people. The thing I am not interesting in is doing the blog but, hey someone has to do it. Well I am looking forword to an adventurous year and I hope everyone is too.
The Human Genome Project – Discovering the human blueprint
Scientists have already started calling this project the“ Mount Everest of Modern Technology”. Scientists from around the world are on a mission to discovering the blueprints of the humans entire genetic code instruction. Scientist believe this project is going to be on a whole newer for biologists. Biologists believe that this project will open up doors for the following generations of science.
This project first began in the 1970's when scientists or biologists started to look at humans at a molecular level. As biochemical analysis of DNA ( deoxyribonucleic acid) became possible, it became clear that certain parts of the
(called markers) were associated with particular conditions.
Different countries started to pinpoint parts of the human
in the 1980s but the international project really got started when the USA became involved. In 1989, the Human Genome Organization was founded by the best scientists in the field to direct the massive international effort involved in finding the secrets of our genes.
The idea is for scientists to read every gene on the double helix DNA brand and understand it. The project costs a lot of money and took a lot of technology. It's not just any technology it's called
. The scientist first part was officially announce in June 2000. Sometime in February 2001 the Human Genome Project and a company called Celara in February 2001, publicly funded Human Genome Project and the private company
together announced that they had made a map of the bulk of the human genome. These maps show that there are only about 30,000 gene in the body – a lot fewer than the 100,000 scientist expected announced that they had found the bulk of the human genome.
Jihad, your links seem credible, your questions are good, you might want to put some creativity in this though.-Teddy
How long do you think it will be before they fully finish this project? What are the possiblities that they will finish in the next two decades? What doors or ideas will open when they do finish this project?
Genetic code by freckle_m.
You have good sources but you need questons and I fixed some of your spelling errors. Also you need to paste your picture above your blog.
Edited by Luke.
This is a decent post, you still have spelling errors:
-Last paragraph 2nd sentence.
-Last Paragraph 4th sentence.
edited by Ryan
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