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Biology 201: The Chemistry of Life

43 Lessons 6 hours 3 weeks

This is a university level tutorial. Hence, you will find it easier to follow this tutorial if you are either currently in or have graduated from university.

Biology can be defined as the scientific study of life or living matter in all its forms and phenomena. In fact, Biology is an incredibly broad and diverse field. Biologists study life at many scales, from cells to organisms to entire ecosystems. In this tutorial, we will be introducing biology as the study of life.

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Topics explored include what life is, an introduction to the chemical foundation of life, atoms, isotopes, ions, molecules, water, carbon and the roles they play in life.

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