DNA and Protein Synthesis Resources

DNA History, Structure and Replication
The Race for DNA - Rare documents that detail the pursuit to discover the structure of DNA
DNA - Secret of Photo 51 (NOVA) (documentary about one of science's most important discoveries and the the injustice - 55 min)
DNA from the Beginning - animated primer of 75 experiments that made modern genetics
DNAInteractive - great site with lesson about the structure and function of DNA


RNA and Protein Synthesis

Three animations here (1. how Protein synthesis differs from Prokaryotes to Eukaryotes, 2. A good Translation animation, 3. Good Editing Animation)

Transcription Animation (no editing shown)

Translation animation

Step by step Animation

Step by step Through Protein Synthesis

Good Activity to see how the code works

Good Interactive Animation