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Interactive video lesson plan for: Mathematics - Biology's New Microscope

Activity overview:

Paul Andersen (with the help of PatricJMT) explains why mathematics may be biology's next microscope.

Dr. Joel Cohen's Journal article: http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pbio.0020439

PatrickJMT on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/patrickjmt

Dr. Tomas Gedeon webpage: http://www.math.montana.edu/~gedeon/


Intro Music Atribution
Title: I4dsong_loop_main.wav
Artist: CosmicD
Link to sound: http://www.freesound.org/people/CosmicD/sounds/72556/
Creative Commons Atribution License

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Tagged under: mathematics,biology,bozemanbiology,patricjmt,joel cohen,calculus,limit,microscope,radon transform,newton,darwin

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