The Molecular Origins of Life!

The Molecular Origins of Life: 1.D.1    1.D.2 Replication Pros: DNA molecule’s primary function is replication and it carries out a variety of chemical reactions required for metabolism DNA encodes info The structure makes it easy to pass info to descendants In order to replicate, DNA needs proteins RNA is the original life molecule It… Continue reading The Molecular Origins of Life!

Speciation and Natural Selection

This week we finished up the anole lab, learned about speciation and later watched a video about desert mice adapting to their environment. Although the anole lab was pretty tedious, in the end I did learn a few new things. It was interesting to learn that even if the same species of anoles lived on… Continue reading Speciation and Natural Selection