Tuesday, 26 April 2011

Free Genome Fridge Magnets..UK

Uk residents can order some free Genome fridge magnets when you click on this link: http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/biology/get-free-set-your-genome-fridge-magnets

Friday, 22 April 2011

History's Turning Points - 1347 AD The Black Death

This is a video from veoh.com. You will need to install their free  Veoh Web Player to view the whole video. I think it is well worth an install as they have some videos you wont find anywhere else :)

This is short documentary from the History Channel about the Black Death and it tells the tale well. I find it fascinating how the Black Death is still talked about to this day over 600 years later and I guess that is a sign of how much an effect it had on so many people at the time. How would the world cope now with an epidemic of this proportion?

Monday, 4 April 2011

A Tiger Called Broken Tail

tigerI have always loved big cats, especially tigers and love a nature documentary that tells a story. A Tiger Called Broken Tail is an educational and moving story of the eventful life of one of these powerful yet elegant animals which was sadly cut short...