Web links for Biodiversity: Evolution and Genetics Science 7

Symphony of Science: Evolution the greatest show on earth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxDOpAM2FrQ

How did life on earth begin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMX8UkgmEX8&list=UURuCgmzhczsm89jzPtN2Wuw

Bird acoustics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-noXG_X8KI

Human Evolution

http://humanorigins.si.edu/

Evolution: The evolution of humans

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsHEAnPX59Y

What Darwin Never Knew

http://www.veoh.com/watch/v19621304DG444AFm?h1=What+Darwin+Never+Knew

The Art of Birding

http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/files/2012/03/the_art_of_birding_part__2.pdf

List of Birds of India

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_birds_of_India

Wildlife of India

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wildlife_of_India

Flora of India

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flora_of_India

Flowers of India (flowering plants)

http://www.flowersofindia.net/

Birds of Paradise Project

http://www.cornell.edu/video/?videoID=2398&rnd=1234

Life of Birds by David Attenborough (11 episodes)

http://www.youtube.com/channel/SWS3vPSi1o5nM

Nests and eggs of Indian birds

http://www.birding.in/a_hume/nests_and_eggs_of_indian_birds_3b.htm

A mystery sense

http://www.the-scientist.com//?articles.view/articleNo/36722/title/A-Sense-of-Mystery/

In praise of crows

http://birdsofindia-ssen.blogspot.in/2011/08/in-praise-of-crows.html

Ants of India

http://www.antdiversityindia.com/

Spiders of India (Project Noah)

https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8065974

Dragonflies and damselflies of India (Project Noah)

https://www.projectnoah.org/missions/13094087

Butterflies of India

http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/

Trees of India

http://flowersofindia.net/treeid/index.html

Secret Life of the Dog

Dogs Decoded

The Making of the Fittest

http://vimeo.com/47181679

Behold the beauty of the ant

http://www.sciencefriday.com/topics/nature/video/06/14/2012/behold-the-beauty-of-the-ant.html

Pigeon flight

http://www.sciencefriday.com/topics/nature/video/12/01/2011/glorious-footage-of-pigeons.html

Stroke of the water strider

http://www.sciencefriday.com/topics/nature/video/08/25/2011/stroke-of-the-water-strider.html

Indian bird calls

http://www.indiabirds.com/Hearthebird/default.asp

Tool-using crows

http://www.sciencefriday.com/topics/nature/video/09/17/2010/crows-use-tools-to-capture-a-fatty-snack.html

Bird banders

http://www.sciencefriday.com/topics/nature/video/10/09/2009/bird-banders.html

Macaques in India

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/kids/animals-pets-kids/wild-detectives-kids/wd-ep6-monkeygang/

Macaques in Sri Lanka and the Theatre

http://www.sciencefriday.com/video/04/13/2007/macaque-research.html

Are we still evolving?

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/are-we-still-evolving.html

The DNA of Human Evolution

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/dna-human-evolution.html

Bird references already on the blog

http://rfrazier.msblogs.aes.ac.in/2012/03/22/references-for-birds/

Pigeon bowing ethogram:

http://www.biomotionlab.ca/Text/trojeethol98.pdf

Pigeon Courtship:

http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Publications/Birdscope/Winter2001/notebook.html

http://www.birds.cornell.edu/Publications/Birdscope/Winter2001/courtship.html

See the sections on evolution and genetics:

http://virtuallaboratory.colorado.edu/Biofundamentals/

Very cool paper on Black Kite from 1911–one of the earliest scientific studies of bird flight.

The evolution experience

Evolution game

Natural selection simulation

Bird diversification

Very cool experiment on randomness and diversity

What Darwin Never Knew http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOHzY1fuOz4

Cornell Ornithology Lab All about birds http://www.allaboutbirds.org/page.aspx?pid=1189

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