An On-Line Biology Book
by Mike J. Farabee
The text items are modified lecture outlines the author have developed over the many years of teaching college-level introductory biology. The book covers chemistry of life, cells, reactions and enzymes, cellular metabolism, photosynthesis, genetics, protein synthesis, the structure of plants, animal cells and tissues, evolutionary theory, paleobiology, biological diversity, human evolution, population ecology, etc.
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by Simon A. Levin
This report explores the interface between biology and mathematics. It argues that the stimulation of biological application will enrich the discipline of mathematics for decades or more, as have applications from the physical sciences in the past.
by Momna Hejmadi - BookBoon
A short primer on how cancers develop and grow, and a gentle exploration of the fundamental concepts, using examples and key figures for illustration. The book explains six basic principles that inform our current understanding of cancer.
by Thomas Haslwanter, at al. - Wikibooks
The book presents our sensory system from an engineering and information processing point of view. This provides insight in the performance of our senses. It also provides understanding of how our senses transduce external information into signals.
by Stephen B. Cox - OTexts
Statistics allows us to describe variability in biological data, and it facilitates the biologist's ability to make decisions. This text is designed for upper-level undergraduate students intending to pursue a career in the biological sciences.