Genetics: one of the great breakthroughs of the 20th century, revolutionising our understanding of life on Earth. We’ve found a collection of great animated videos which cover some of the basics of genetics in a fun way. This is one called “What Exactly is a Gene?”
[youtube width=”640″ height=”360″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5MQdXjRPHmQ[/youtube]
There are lots more where that came from: head to Stated Clearly to watch them all.
We even have a class on genetics coming up soon in Melbourne Knowledge Week: Do These Genes Make Me Look Fat? And if you get inspired to learn more about technology and science, we have a bunch of other classes that week on topics as varied as Stem Cells, Solar Power, and Space Travel.