Your Rule #7's............."Don't fail me or drop my grade because of my attitude"         "Give students a dollar for every question correctly answered"              "No fighting or arguing during class"                 "May consume small clean snacks that are easy to clean"                 "Have fun in my class"                "Do all work to the best of your ability"             "Don't judge people"            "Don't touch equipment until told to"                 "Encourage others"               "I can go to get water whenever I want"             "Participate in class activities"               "Have fun and just enjoy this year"              "Pay attention and focus in class"             "Study hard"                "Raise your hand for an organized learning environment"                "Do your homework everynight, study, at least three  hours and do your best"              "Learn science"              "Have fun"                "Be punctual"                   "Let me listen to my iPod when I do worksheets"                 "Don't get carried away with grades, have fun learning"                 "Use common sense"                "Be the best u can b"                 "Use the proper hand sign to get water or use the lavatory"               "Get help when I need it"                "Begin working on assignments as soon as they are assigned"                    "Don't wait till the last minute to finish work"              

Biology I - Honors

Syllabus    Grade Requirements    Get Grades

Announcements

Welcome to my biology class!  I hope you have liked it so far.  You may use this website as a resource to look up your grades, determine what your homework is, and possibly even find a document that you have lost.  Please bookmark this site now, so that you can keep coming back to enjoy all that the site has to offer!

Notes

New!  Here you can access the notes from class linked with audio from class that day.  This will certainly help you study and catch up if you are absent!

Click Here for the notes page

Homework

Day

Date Assignment
Monday    
Tuesday    
Wednesday    
Thursday
Friday

 

Study Help

http://www.studygs.net/ - Useful Study Strategies

http://homeworktips.about.com/library/weekly/aa101400a.htm - Nice article on different learning styles

http://www.adprima.com/studyout.htm - I think everyone should read this! 

http://www.academictips.org/ - Tips for various successes in the classroom!

http://biologyinmotion.com/organize-it/ - This is a nice site where you can organize your thoughts

http://www.lifeorganizers.com/ - Here's a nice site where you can organize your life in many ways

http://www.wvup.edu/Academics/more_test_anxiety_tips.htm - How to combat test anxiety

http://coe.jmu.edu/learningtoolbox/studentDirections.html - Here's a bunch of useful tips for many classes

http://careervoyages.gov/ - What do you want to be when you grow up?  Maybe you can find out here

 

Units of Study

Scientific Method

http://junkscience.com/JSJ_Course/jsjudocourse/1.html - Here's a short course on how to detect the evils of "Junk Science"

http://www.vanderbilt.edu/exploration/stories/cockroach.html - Here's some really cool research that was done last year. Turns out Cockroaches are less intelligent in the morning.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_method - Wikipedia's take on the Scientific Method

http://biology.clc.uc.edu/Courses/bio104/sci_meth.htm - Pretty cool interactive site on the Scientific Method

http://www.twinkiesproject.com/ - What better way to learn the Scientific Method than by blowing up Twinkies?

http://www.biologycorner.com/worksheets/martian.html - Practice with the criteria of life

http://zapatopi.net/treeoctopus/ - How real do you think this is?  Junk science, or not?

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/java/electronmicroscopy/magnify1/index.html - This is just cool.  Nice microscopy website.

 

Biochemistry

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/water/water.swf - Water's Hydrogen Bonding!

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/atom/# - Practice building atoms!

http://biomodel.uah.es/en/water/index.htm - Check out how cool water is!

http://programs.northlandcollege.edu/biology/Biology1111/animations/dissolve.html - Water's polarity allowing it to dissolve salt

http://www.colorado.edu/physics/2000/microwaves/water_rotates2.html - Ever wondered how microwaves worked? 

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp02/02020.html? - Bonding animations

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP13004 - learn a little more about chemical reactions

http://www2.nl.edu/jste/bonds.htm - some background and practice on bonding

http://w3.dwm.ks.edu.tw/bio/activelearner/02/ch2intro.html - Some more bonding practice

http://www.johnkyrk.com/pH.swf - Very nice pH tutorial and animations.  Check out the sliding scale!

http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks3/science/acids/ - Acids and bases

http://www.mhhe.com/physsci/chemistry/essentialchemistry/flash/buffer12.swf - buffers!!!

http://www.mhhe.com/physsci/chemistry/essentialchemistry/flash/molvie1.swf - Solution formation with water and salt

http://programs.northlandcollege.edu/biology/Biology1111/animations/hydrogenbonds.html - Very nice animation on hydrogen bonding

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp03/0302002.html - 4 biomolecules all in one

http://biomodel.uah.es/en/model3/index.htm - Modeling the 4 biomolecules.  As shown in class!

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/proteins/hydrophobic%20force.swf - Another simple animation dealing with protein structure

http://www.tvdsb.on.ca/westmin/science/sbioac/biochem/Bioacu1.htm - Another teacher's interactive notes on the 4 Biomolecules

http://www2.nl.edu/jste/lipids.htm - Quick animation showing how fats are made through condensation reactions

http://science.nhmccd.edu/biol/dehydrat/dehydrat.html - More animations showing condensation reactions (dehydration syntheses) and hydrolysis reactions

http://www.johnkyrk.com/aminoacid.html - Really nice animation dealing with amino acid bonding

http://www.sumanasinc.com/webcontent/anisamples/nonmajorsbiology/proteinstructure.html - What happens when a protein is heated?  Watch and find out.

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072507470/student_view0/chapter2/animation__protein_denaturation.html - Protein denaturation animation

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP13104 - Carbohydrate tutorial

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP13204 - Lipid tutorial

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP13304 - Protein tutorial

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/obesity/click.html - More on fats

 

Enzymes

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbIaK6PLrRM - YouTube's take on activation energy

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp06/0602001.html - Learn all about enzymes in this tutorial

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072507470/student_view0/chapter2/animation__how_enzymes_work.html - Simple introduction to enzymes

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp06/0602002.html - How to stop an enzyme

http://www.kscience.co.uk/animations/model.swf - Various environmental conditions that affect how well enzymes work: You are in control here!

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/enzymes/enzyme.swf - Conformational change flash

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/enzymes/transition%20state.swf - Transition state flash

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/enzymes/prox-orien.swf - Proximity Effect flash

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/enzymes/G-3-P%20mech..swf - Actual enzyme activity

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/enzymes/allosteric.swf - Allosteric also means inhibition!

http://www.sumanasinc.com/webcontent/anisamples/nonmajorsbiology/proteinstructure.html - Denaturation

http://www.lewport.wnyric.org/jwanamaker/animations/Enzyme%20activity.html - Enzyme study tutorial

http://programs.northlandcollege.edu/biology/Biology1111/animations/enzyme.swf - Another Enzyme tutorial

http://ull.chemistry.uakron.edu/genobc/Chapter_20/ - Again...Enzyme tutorial

http://iris.biosci.ohio-state.edu/projects/FFiles/biolum.html - A biological use of enzymes - Fireflies

http://www.purchon.com/biology/enzymes.htm - Nice reading about enzymes

http://web.indstate.edu/thcme/mwking/vitamins.html - Nice overview of the major cofactors

http://www.mhhe.com/biosci/genbio/maderbio6e/ch2.mhtml - Short bit about Vitamin C's inhibition on oxidases

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072507470/student_view0/chapter1/animaton__positive_and_negative_feedback__quiz_2_.html - The biological need for positive and negative feedback systems

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072507470/student_view0/chapter2/animation__feedback_inhibition_of_biochemical_pathways.html - How feedback works in enzymes

 

Cells

http://cellsalive.com/ - Well duh! 

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/begin/cells/scale/ - Here's a nice way to put your size into perspective

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp04/0402001.html - Eukaryotic cell tours

http://www.ottumwa.k12.ia.us/quests/anatomy/Organelle%20X-file%20WebQuest/ - This is a fun activity

http://www.biology.arizona.edu/cell_bio/cell_bio.html - This is a little advanced, but there are nice pictures

http://www.cod.edu/people/faculty/fancher/ProkEuk.htm - Study the difference between Prokaryotes and Eukaryotes

http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/begin/cells/insideacell/ - Check out the insides of eukaryotic cells

http://koning.ecsu.ctstateu.edu/cell/cell.html - An interactive plant cell!

http://www.purchon.com/biology/cells.htm - Compares Animal and Plant cells

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/cells/plantcell.html - Another interactive plant cell

http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/cells/animalcell.html - Finally, an interactive animal cell!

http://home.earthlink.net/~shalpine/anim/Life/memb.htm - The cell membrane

http://www.johnkyrk.com/cellmembrane.swf - Another cell membrane tutorial

http://programs.northlandcollege.edu/biology/Biology1111/animations/flagellum.html - Cilia and Flagella animation

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP11403 - Amazing virtual cell!

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP11604 - Wonderful organelle animations!

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp04/0402002.html - The Golgi!!!

http://www.ac-creteil.fr/biotechnologies/doc_biocell-plantcellstructure.htm - Practice French and Biology together!

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072437316/student_view0/chapter5/animations.html - Great lysosome animation.

 

Cellular Transport

http://programs.northlandcollege.edu/biology/Biology1111/animations/dissolve.html - This will help you remember what happens to salts when they dissolve

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp05/0502001.html - Tutorial on passive transport

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp05/0502002.html - Tutorial on active transport

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp05/0502003.html - Tutorial on receptor-mediated endocytosis

http://home.earthlink.net/~shalpine/anim/Life/memb.htm - Animation dealing with the structure of the cellular membrane

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/transport/caryprot.swf - This is what's known as a uniport, it's a membrane protein that helps in facilitated diffusion

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/transport/symport2.swf - Look Ma!  Two at a time!  Symports are proteins that facilitate the diffusion of two particles at a time.

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/transport/antiport.swf - And of course, in the opposite direction!  Antiports move particles in opposite directions, simultaneously.

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/transport/osmosis.swf - Why does the water on the right side rise when salt is added?

http://www.wiley.com/legacy/college/boyer/0470003790/animations/membrane_transport/membrane_transport.htm - This one is interactive!

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP1101 - Build your own membrane!

 

ATP

http://www.emc.maricopa.edu/faculty/farabee/BIOBK/BioBookATP.html - A nice online textbook

 

Photosynthesis

http://www.biologie.uni-hamburg.de/b-online/e02/02c.htm - Leaf anatomy!  Yeah!

http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~clt011/flash/samples/photosyn.swf - Many different experiments that you can do with plants

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp08/0802001.html - Have you thanked a plant today?

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp08/0802002.html - How a plant uses light energy to produce ATP

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp08/0802003.html - Where did that CO2 go?

http://earthguide.ucsd.edu/earthguide/diagrams/absorption/absorption.html - This will help you to understand why electrons can be at higher energy levels

http://www.sumanasinc.com/webcontent/anisamples/majorsbiology/harvestinglight.swf - Animated overview of photosynthesis - IT TALKS!

http://www2.kumc.edu/netlearning/examples/flash/photosyn2.html - Short, but sweet animation of Photosystems II and I

http://www.johnkyrk.com/photosynthesis.html - Eh, this one is ok...Maybe some of you would like it

http://instruct1.cit.cornell.edu/Courses/biomi290/MOVIES/OXYGENIC.HTML - Ha, this one sounds like an Atari game

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/metabolism/photosynthesis.swf - Nice overview of the goings on of the thylakoid membrane

http://www.web.virginia.edu/gg_demo/movies/figure18_12b.html - This one is slightly interactive

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072437316/student_view0/chapter10/animations.html# - Two really nice animations from another text book

http://faculty.nl.edu/jste/calvin_cycle.htm - Step-by-step look at the Calvin Cycle

http://iws.ccccd.edu/rorr/1406%20Spring%2007/Chp10CalvinCycle_A.swf - Another Calvin Cycle overview

http://www.science.smith.edu/departments/Biology/Bio231/calvin.html - Step-by-step Calvin Cycle

http://www.coe.missouri.edu/~pgermann/projects/SSME/Overview/IntVis/intvis.html - There are some *interesting* animations here

http://biology.clc.uc.edu/Courses/bio104/photosyn.htm - Nice overview of photosynthesis, not for the weak hearted

http://www.ftexploring.com/photosyn/photosynth.html - This site is fun and encourages more and more learning, easy to get lost and forget what you were looking for

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/methuselah/photosynthesis.html# - This is fun "game" where you get to interact with photosynthesis

 

Cellular Respiration

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/metabolism/mido%20e%20transport.swf - This is a "high level" animation on the electron transport chain in mitochondria.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqqYIgY40OE - How better to remember cellular respiration than with some cheesy YouTube music video?

http://www.stolaf.edu/people/giannini/flashanimat/metabolism/atpsyn1.swf - This a great animation on the function of ATP Synthase. 

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp07/0702001.html - The simple version of the electron transport system

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp07/0702002.html - How chemiosmosis really works

http://instruct1.cit.cornell.edu/courses/biomi290/ASM/glycolysis.dcr - Here's a step-by-step walk through Glycolysis.

http://science.nhmccd.edu/biol/glylysis/glylysis.html - Here's some good reading on Glycolysis.

http://www.johnkyrk.com/glycolysis.html - This is high level also, but it's really good.  Great for Glycolysis!

http://instruct1.cit.cornell.edu/Courses/biomi290/MOVIES/GLYCOLYSIS.HTML - Here's Glycolysis moving into fermentation.  It really shows why lactic acid needs to be made in our cells when there is a lack of Oxygen.

http://programs.northlandcollege.edu/biology/Biology1111/animations/glycolysis.html - Ever wonder which enzymes cause the process of glycolysis to work?  Well here's a nice introduction, with great explanation.

http://www.wiley.com/legacy/college/boyer/0470003790/animations/tca/tca.htm - The Kreb's Cycle....very in depth, but well done!

http://www2.nl.edu/jste/aerobic_respiration.htm - A teacher's perspective on teaching the Kreb's Cycle, with animations to help the explanations.

http://www.sp.uconn.edu/%7Eterry/images/movs/synthase.mov - WOW!  This is a great movie on how ATP is formed from ATP Synthase!  AWESOME!

http://www2.nl.edu/jste/electron_transport_system.htm - Here's some nice information on Electron Transport.

http://www.brookscole.com/chemistry_d/templates/student_resources/shared_resources/animations/oxidative/oxidativephosphorylation.html - Oh, this is a nice animation and interactive of the overall process of Respiration in the mitochondria.

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072437316/student_view0/chapter9/animations.html# - This one talks to you...It's like having me at home!

 

Cell Division:

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp09/0902001.html - Mitosis tutorial

http://nobelprize.org/medicine/educational/2001/cellcycle.html

http://www.sci.sdsu.edu/multimedia/mitosis/

http://www.biology.arizona.edu/cell_bio/activities/cell_cycle/assignment.html

http://www.csuchico.edu/~jbell/Biol207/animations/meiosis.html

http://biotech-adventure.okstate.edu/low/basics/meiosis/animation/

http://www.cellsalive.com/cell_cycle.htm

http://www.csuchico.edu/~jbell/Biol207/animations/mitosis.html - Here's some nice animations on the Cell Cycle.

http://www.csuchico.edu/~jbell/Biol207/animations/meiosis.html - Here's some meiosis animations.

http://library.thinkquest.org/20465/g_punnet.html - Say Hello to Mendel's Little Friends....And play some games with Peas!

http://nobelprize.org/medicine/educational/2001/cellcycle.html - Nice game from Nobel Prize to help you understand the cell cycle.

http://www.lewport.wnyric.org/jwanamaker/animations/mitosis.html - Very simple and easy to understand animation about mitosis.

http://www.cellsalive.com/cell_cycle.htm - Cute Cell's Alive animation about the cell cycle happenings.

http://biologyinmotion.com/cell_division/ - Interactive mitosis and meiosis.

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/baby/divi_flash.html - Difference between mitosis and meiosis.

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/cancer/grow_flash.html - Great animation teaching about cancerous growth.

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index_tj.asp?objid=AP13604 - Very nice cell cycle animation!

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072437316/student_view0/chapter11/animations.html# - More nice mitosis animations!  The more the merrier!

http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072437316/student_view0/chapter20/animations.html - Check out the "Control of Cell Cycle" and "Tumor Suppressor Genes" animations.  They are wonderful!

 

Genetics

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp09/0902002.html - Tutorial on meiosis, the other cell division

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp10/1002001.html - Independent Assortment tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp10/1002002.html - Not all alleles assort independently

http://science.nhmccd.edu/biol/genetics.html - Nice tutorials of the principles of genetics.

http://www.execulink.com/~ekimmel/mendel1a.htm - Here's some practice for you lovers of genetics. 

http://www.sumanasinc.com/webcontent/anisamples/majorsbiology/independentassortment.html - Independent Assortment.  We haven't talked about it yet, but it may help you to understand a few things.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=OMIM - This is the Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, look up any genetic disorder you can think of

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/mapview/map_search.cgi?taxid=9606 - This should blow your socks off....pick any chromosome, marvel in its complexity!

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/10/061020080712.htm - This is a nice article concerning alcoholism and genetics, and flies!

http://science.nhmccd.edu/biol/genetics.html - Nice tutorials of the principles of genetics.

http://www.execulink.com/~ekimmel/mendel1a.htm - Here's some practice for you lovers of genetics. 

http://www.sumanasinc.com/webcontent/anisamples/majorsbiology/independentassortment.html - Independent Assortment.  We haven't talked about it yet, but it may help you to understand a few things.

http://www.biology.arizona.edu/mendelian_genetics/mendelian_genetics.html - Practice Questions!!!!

http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/vlabs/cardiology/content/dtg/pedigree/pedigree.html - Pedigree tutorial

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~ucbhjow/b241/mendel_1.html - Nice connection between Mendel and Pedigree Analysis

http://faculty.clintoncc.suny.edu/faculty/michael.gregory/files/Bio%20101/Bio%20101%20Laboratory/Pedigree%20Analysis/PEDIGREE.HTM - very valuable practice for pedigrees

http://www.dnaftb.org/dnaftb/1/concept/ - Genetics tutorial, very thorough

 

DNA

http://waynesword.palomar.edu/lmexer3.htm

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp11/1102001.html - How does DNA replicate?  Meselson and Stahl discovered the answer in this experiment

http://biomodel.uah.es/en/model4/dna/index.htm - Learn more about the structure of DNA here

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp11/1102002.html - Learn more about replication here

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp11/1102003.html - Learn the difference between Leading and Lagging strands here

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp12/1202001.html - Transcription tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp12/1202002.html - Just how did they crack the DNA code?

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp12/1202003.html - Translation tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp13/1302001.html - lac operon tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp13/1302002.html - trp operon tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp14/1402001.html - What happens to RNA after trancription?  Watch and find out!

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp14/1402002.html - How does RNA Polymerase know where to begin?

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp16/1602001.html - How Maury really determines who the father is.  Electrophoresis tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp16/1602002.html - DNA microarray chips - amazing technology

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp17/1702002.html - How to sequence an entire genome

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp19/1902001.html - How useful are stem cells?  Watch this and find out.

 

Natural Selection

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp23/2302001.html - Tutorial on natural selection

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp23/2302002.html - Nice explanation of Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp24/2402001.html - Speciation tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp24/2402002.html - The founder effect

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/interactives/evolution.html

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/Esheet.cfm?DocID=80

http://www.biologyinmotion.com/evol/index.html

 

Ecology

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp54/5402001.html - Play around with exponential graphs

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp54/5402002.html - Play around with logistic graphs

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp54/5402003.html - Predatory/prey simulation

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp54/5402004.html - What's the effect of breaking up a habitat?  Watch this and learn.

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp55/55020.html - Primary succession tutorial

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp56/5602003.html - Why do certain organisms live in only certain areas of the world?

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp58/5802001.html - The water cycle

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp58/5802002.html - The carbon cycle

http://bcs.whfreeman.com/thelifewire/content/chp58/5802004.html - The nitrogen cycle

 

Stress Relief - The Most Important Part!

http://www.dhmo.org/facts.html#DANGERS - Ha!

http://www.venganza.org/ - Ah, Satire

http://www.peepresearch.org/ - ha, ha!  March is coming (sort of)...that means Peeps!

http://www.nearingzero.net/index.html - Some pretty funny scientific cartoons....

https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/ - Here is the Implicit Attitude Test.  Check it out to see if you hold any social stereotypes.