o The Frog Blog: Scitable

Saturday, 17 April 2010

Scitable

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Scitable, by Nature is a new website containing a science library with more than 200 accurate, readable peer reviewed articles on science. The site is just in its infancy and currently focuses on genetics primarily. It contains articles on the core concepts of genetics, a video-based online resource called Essentials of Genetics and a brilliant area called spotlights, which looks at current science issues and emerging sciences. There is an excellent article on solar energy. This excellent website would be suitable for anyone researching a science project or looking to expand their knowledge of genetics. For teachers, Scitable allows you set up an online classroom where you can focus your pupils research over a term - excellent for Transition Year.  Click here to visit this exciting new website.

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